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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for p7zip (opensolaris section 1)

p7zip(1)						      General Commands Manual							  p7zip(1)

NAME
p7zip - Wrapper on 7za, a 7-zip file archiver with high compression ratio
SYNOPSIS
p7zip [-d] [-h|--help] [--] [file...] -h print this help -d decompress file -- treats all subsequent arguments as file names, even if they start with a dash
DESCRIPTION
7-Zip is a file archiver with the highest compression ratio. The program supports 7z (that implements LZMA compression algorithm), ZIP, CAB, ARJ, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, CPIO, RPM and DEB formats. Compression ratio in the new 7z format is 30-50% better than ratio in ZIP format. p7zip is a gzip-like CLI wrapper script for 7zip
FUNCTION LETTERS
-d Decompress file -h, --help Print usage -- Treats all subsequent arguments as file names, even if they start with a dash
SEE ALSO
7z(1), 7za(1), 7zr(1), bzip2(1), gzip(1), zip(1)
AUTHOR
Written for Debian by Mohammed Adnene Trojette.
ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +--------------------+-----------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +--------------------+-----------------+ |Availability | SUNWp7zip | +--------------------+-----------------+ |Interface Stability | Uncommitted | +--------------------+-----------------+
NOTES
Source for p7zip is available on http://opensolaris.org. Mohammed Adnene Trojette October 31 2004 p7zip(1)