View Full Version : RAR Program ???

7th May 2006, 10:12 PM
is there a rar program in yum or extra's for fedora or some other rpm that will open up rar files the reason is because i'm using the game called Racer and some of the real good cars are in RAR format
thanks for any info

7th May 2006, 10:16 PM
install the livna repo http://rpm.livna.org/configuration.html
and then use
# yum install unrar

7th May 2006, 10:20 PM
Fedora Extras also has 7-zip.

yum install p7zip p7zip-plugins

You can then use 7z x something.rar to extract RAR files. I've noticed that it doesn't work on all RARs though, so for some you might still need the proprietary unrar program.

7th May 2006, 10:27 PM
thanks for the quick reply.........it helps me out a bunch

8th May 2006, 01:17 PM
either dries, freshrpms or extras has unrar and p7zip (not sure which as they're all on on my fc5 boxes)

i don't like livna.