Apple - How can I update my version of `unzip` to version 6.00 or higher?
Using Homebrew (as requested):
$ brew tap homebrew/dupes $ brew install unzip
This will install unzip at (considering defaults)
You can then alias it as
unzip6 somewhere in your path.
Also, you may want to to try "The Unarchiver" from the app store. Much more useful IMO then Apple's Archive Utility.
dupes has been deprecated in Homebrew, so
brew tap homebrew/dupes is no longer necessary. All you need now (assuming Homebrew is installed) is:
brew install unzip
Then you can add a link to
ln -s /usr/local/opt/unzip/bin/unzip /usr/local/bin/unzip6
Now the system
unzip should work with
unzip and Version 6 will work with
You may find that p7zip does what you want. Use
brew install p7zip to install, then run
7z -h to get some help.
7z t on a 20GB zipfile as I write this, to test its integrity. Both Unzip 5.52 and Unzip 6.0 choked on it.