TAR writer cannot handle German characters

Hi Adam, It seems the library does not use the ArchiveEncoding.Default encoding settings in case of TarWriter. Because of this if the file's name contains special charachters, it will be compress...

Id #80 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 25 at 9:22 PM by M_Imre | Created: Feb 25 at 9:18 PM by M_Imre

split volume rar

Hi How do I uncompress split volume rar files using sharpCompress? Thanks in advance

Id #79 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 5, 2016 at 1:06 PM by garmil | Created: Dec 5, 2016 at 1:06 PM by garmil

Nested compressed file

I need to check if the compressed file contains source code file (.exe or .dll) including in the nested compressed file. I need to do this without extracting it to local drive. I tried to build a r...

Id #78 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 13, 2016 at 4:18 AM by annvinodjacob | Created: Sep 13, 2016 at 4:18 AM by annvinodjacob

Need password support while creating archive

First of all..nice work Would be good to have adding password support while creating archive. Currently it seems it is only possible to read archives which are password protected. We cant create a...

Id #77 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 23, 2016 at 3:26 AM by kucheravy | Created: Sep 9, 2016 at 6:58 AM by benedictdsilva202

Sample on documentation page does not compile

The code sample on this page: https://sharpcompress.codeplex.com/wikipage?title=Composite%20API%20Examples&referringTitle=Documentation does not compile. See http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3...

Id #76 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 22, 2016 at 12:48 PM by TyburnConsultancy | Created: Aug 22, 2016 at 12:48 PM by TyburnConsultancy

How to detect if a .rar file is password protected without extracting it?

Hi, I am developing a small utility where I am insert many compressed files for processing. Now, I want to eliminate all the files that are password protected. I have been able to detect zip files,...

Id #75 | Release: None | Updated: Jul 26, 2016 at 5:24 AM by divyasmehta | Created: Jul 26, 2016 at 5:24 AM by divyasmehta

create file zip/unzip file have password in sharpcompress( winrt)

Hi current, i would like to create file zip/ unzip have password in sharpcompress for winrt. you can help me write a litle sample code about it. Thanks!

Id #74 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 23, 2016 at 3:27 AM by kucheravy | Created: Oct 26, 2015 at 7:24 AM by LeNgocLoan

zero (0) byte files in 7z throw error when uncompressing

I am trying to upzip a 7z file that may or may not contain a 0 byte file which will later be qualified. When trying to write the 0 byte file, an error is thrown. How can I write this file short o...

Id #73 | Release: None | Updated: Mar 25, 2015 at 4:26 PM by rhino1130 | Created: Mar 24, 2015 at 9:54 PM by rhino1130

7zip missing directory entries problem

Great project and thanks for all the work that you've done! I tried to read all entries from a 7zip file and display them in list view. But I got only file entries (missing directory entries). I ...

Id #72 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 11, 2015 at 2:40 AM by johnsmith17th | Created: Feb 6, 2015 at 6:04 AM by johnsmith17th

Consider dual or re-licensing under Apache 2?

The Ms-Pl is incompatible with many free software licenses, as it imposes a unique restriction: (D) If you distribute any portion of the software in source code form, you may do so only under this...

Id #71 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 1, 2014 at 2:52 PM by NathanaelJones | Created: Nov 24, 2014 at 5:51 PM by NathanaelJones