Package Details: arc 5.21p-5

Git Clone URL: (read-only, click to copy)
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: 17
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2015-08-13 16:21
Last Updated: 2020-10-23 13:43

Latest Comments

sl1pkn07 commented on 2020-10-23 13:44


mrpapersonic commented on 2020-10-23 05:02

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

ejona86 commented on 2020-06-28 16:00

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

done. sorry the delay

kbabioch commented on 2019-01-08 09:01

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

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

how to unpack .arc file on terminal?

sl1pkn07 commented on 2015-09-07 19:24


felix.s commented on 2015-09-07 18:26

The PKGBUILD lists an MD5 checksum in a sha1sums variable.