Monday, November 23, 2009

How To Install 7zip in Fedora

If you are looking for a free file archiving software, well 7zip would be the answer. 7-Zip is open source software. Most of the source code is under the GNU LGPL license.

7Zip  is better than winrar, winzip etc. If you are looking to install this peace of software in your fedora machine, the easiest way is to do a yum install. Here is the code that you need to use.

How To Install 7zip in Fedora

1. Open up the Terminal

2. Login as root
enter the command su -
It will now prompt you for the password. Type root password and hit enter.

3. Type the following code
yum install p7zip

The package will be installed for you.


Anonymous said...

worked. thanks.

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