Github mirror of http://sharpcompress.codeplex.com
SharpCompress is a compression library for .NET/Mono/Silverlight/WP7 that can unrar, un7zip, unzip, untar unbzip2 and ungzip with forward-only reading and file random access APIs. Write support for zip/tar/bzip2/gzip is implemented.
The major feature is support for non-seekable streams so large files can be processed on the fly (i.e. download stream).
A Simple Request
Hi everyone. I hope you're using SharpCompress and finding it useful. Please give me feedback on what you'd like to see changed especially as far as usability goes. New feature suggestions are always welcome as well. I would also like to know what projects SharpCompress is being used in. I like seeing how it is used to give me ideas for future versions. Thanks!
Want to contribute?
I'm always looking for help or ideas. Please submit code or email with ideas. Unfortunately, just letting me know you'd like to help is not enough because I really have no overall plan of what needs to be done. I'll definitely accept code submissions and add you as a member of the project!
TODOs (always lots):
- RAR 5 support
- 7Zip writing
- Multi-volume Zip support.
- Finally fixed Disposal issue when creating a new archive with the Archive API
- Fixed Rar Header reading for invalid extended time headers.
- Windows Store assembly is now strong named
- Known issues with Long Tar names being worked on
- Updated to VS2013
- Portable targets SL5 and Windows Phone 8 (up from SL4 and WP7)
- Fixed 7Zip extraction performance problem
- Added support for RAR Decryption (thanks to https://github.com/hrasyid)
- Embedded some BouncyCastle crypto classes to allow RAR Decryption and Winzip AES Decryption in Portable and Windows Store DLLs
- Built in Release (I think)
Some Help/Discussion: https://sharpcompress.codeplex.com/discussions
7Zip implementation based on: https://code.google.com/p/managed-lzma/
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