ANNOUNCE: beta release 4.41.2

Denis Beauchemin Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Wed Apr 27 21:30:31 IST 2005

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Julian Field wrote:

> Denis Beauchemin wrote:
>> Julian Field wrote:
>>> I have just released a new beta 4.41.2.
>>> Here is the Change Log:
>>> * New Features and Improvements *
>>> - Better handling of subdirectories in RAR archives.
>>> * Fixes *
>>> - RAR archive handling: creation of directory only archive entries, 
>>> both
>>>  windows and *nix created archives (caused problems for SAVI).
>>> - RAR archive handling: possible false Encrypted file trigger on file
>>> names
>>>  containing the word "Encrypted".
>>> - RAR archive handling: full path names used when extracting archived
>>> files,
>>>  extracted to safe file name without out path.
>> I notice a lot of new work with RAR archives.  I tried to find out how
>> to get the external unrar to work on my RHEL 3/4 servers but I couldn't.
>> Does anybody have a HOWTO on the subject?  I really would like to scan
>> inside RAR files instead of blocking them...
> You basically just have to install a copy of unrar.
> I just did a Google for unrar and found a Linux version at
> or even better there are some good RPM's of it at


Tucow's version is v2.71 (dated Sep 2002) :-(

dag's page looks promising but no link seems to work.  Do I have to 
setup a yum config to retrieve the files?


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