install zip and unzip in linux

How To Install Zip and Unzip in Linux

Zip program helps in file compression in Linux while Unzip helps with file uncompression. Here’s how to install zip and unzip in Linux. You can use these steps to install zip and unzip in Unix, Ubuntu, Centos, Redhat, Amazon linux and other systems.

 

How To Install Zip and Unzip in Linux

Here are the steps to install zip and unzip in Linux, Ubuntu, Centos, Redhat, Amazon linux and other systems.

 

Install Zip & Unzip in Ubuntu, Debian

Open terminal and run the following command to install zip command

$ sudo apt install zip

 

Run the following command to confirm installation

$ zip -v

 

Open terminal and run the following command to install unzip command

$ sudo apt install unzip

 

Run the following command to confirm installation

$ unzip -v

 

Bonus Read : How to get disk space in Linux / Unix

 

Install Zip & Unzip in Redhat/CentOS/Fedora/Amazon Linux

Open terminal and run the following command to install zip command

$ sudo dnf install zip

 

Open terminal and run the following command to install unzip command

$ sudo dnf install unzip

 

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