extract files from rar archives
<command> [-<switch 1> -<switch N>]
archive [files...] [path...]
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In Linux, how to unzip RAR archive containing files with Chinese file names?
Have you tried using the unrar util supplied by Rarlab themself?
You'll find it here: http://www.rarlabs.com/download.htm Just type
unrar x to unrar it. As long as your file system and locale
supports the chinese file names I can't see why it wouldn't be
possible to unpack the archive.
page documents briefly the unrar command.
This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux
distribution because the original program does not have a
Commands and options described here are as of unrar
program name comes a command and then optional switches with
dashes before them. A summary of commands is included below.
For a complete description, run unrar without
Extract files to current directory.
List archive content.
Print file to stdout.
Test archive files.
Verbosely list archive.
Extract files with full path.
NOTE: Every switch must be separated by a whitespace. You
cannot put them together.
Disable Authenticity Verification check.
Disable comments show.
Keep broken extracted files.
Send all messages to stderr.
Disable all messages.
Overwrite existing files.
Do not overwrite existing files.
Do not query password.
List all volumes.
Exclude specified file.
Exclude files in specified list file.
Read file names to exclude from stdin.
Assume Yes on all queries.
page was written by Petr Cech <cech[:at:]debian[:dot:]org>
according to "unrar -h" for the Debian
GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).