Package Details: arc 5.21q-1

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Package Base: arc
Description: Arc file archiver and compressor. Long since superceeded by zip/unzip but useful if have old .arc files need to unpack.
Upstream URL:
Licenses: GPL
Submitter: sl1pkn07
Maintainer: sl1pkn07
Last Packager: sl1pkn07
Votes: 18
Popularity: 0.004555
First Submitted: 2015-08-13 16:21 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2022-09-11 04:43 (UTC)

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sl1pkn07 commented on 2022-09-11 04:13 (UTC)

ARC is a 1985 project. nothing to do here

triplc commented on 2022-09-11 01:58 (UTC)

/usr/bin/arc is conflick with package poco

sl1pkn07 commented on 2020-10-23 13:44 (UTC)


mrpapersonic commented on 2020-10-23 05:02 (UTC)

Adding onto ejona86's comment, a prepared patch can be found here:

ejona86 commented on 2020-06-28 16:00 (UTC)

Fails to build due to "multiple definition" errors, same as seen at Gentoo's patch worked for me:

sl1pkn07 commented on 2019-01-26 15:10 (UTC)

done. sorry the delay

kbabioch commented on 2019-01-08 09:01 (UTC)

You should apply those patches to fix a CVE and some other crashes / fixes:

They apply cleanly. Upstream seems to be pretty much dead in this case.

andi8086 commented on 2018-01-19 10:22 (UTC)

When used with a non-existing file, I get a core dump :))

➜ extracted arc x blabla ARC: [1] 23788 segmentation fault (core dumped) arc x blabla

wesleyr0sa commented on 2017-04-12 23:29 (UTC)

how to unpack .arc file on terminal?

sl1pkn07 commented on 2015-09-07 19:24 (UTC)