Questions tagged [archive-mode]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
243 views

emacs archive-mode rar files

While the documentation states that archive mode supports rar files, I seem to have no luck with it. Trying to view/open a rar file in dired, lead to this message: File mode specification error: (...
1
vote
1answer
382 views

Is there any way to view/edit the zip archive comment field

Zip files have a comment field for files and an archive comment, that you can set activating the --archive-comment option and display them with the zipnote command. Is there any emacs package to edit ...
2
votes
1answer
56 views

Can Emacs be used to browse a cpio archive?

Can Emacs be used to browse a cpio archive? I've tried to open a cpio file in Emacs in Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid), but it simply shows me its content as is, not allowing to browse it as a directory of ...
0
votes
1answer
593 views

Can't open zip files in emacs

When I try to open a zip file in emacs I just see the binary file instead of a listing of the files. I get the following backgrace: Debugger entered--Lisp error: (args-out-of-range 36585 36589) ...
7
votes
1answer
591 views

Extract file(s) to hard-drive from `archive-mode`

I'm looking for a means to extract individual and marked files from archives (e.g., *.zip; *.gz, etc.) to the hard-drive (without opening them in a buffer) using archive-mode. A suggested ...