python program to extract bup files
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BUP file extractor for linux


A Python program to extract data from BUP files. Based loosely on


  • Python
  • 7z binary : apt-get install p7zip
  • python-libarchive : pip install python-libarchive

Basic usage filename.bup

Will extract archive to current directory and then create the Details.txt file and the binaries.

##Other options -h

usage: Extract details and binaries from .bup file [-h] [-d] [-s] [-o OUTDIR]

positional arguments:
  BUPFILE     Bup filename

optional arguments:
  -h, --help  show this help message and exit
  -d          Only extract Details.txt.
  -s          Safe executable. Use ex_ extension.
  -o OUTDIR   Extract to a dir

Use it how you want