python-rarfile - RAR archive reader module for Python (Python 2)

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: python-rarfile
Package version: 2.7
Package release: 2
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 102 B
Download size: 17.47 KB
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This is a Python module for RAR archive reading. The interface is made a zipfile like as possible. It supports both RAR 2.x and 3.x archives, multi volumes archives, unicode filenames, but the password protected are not supported in this version. This is the python2 version of the package.



    Source package: python-rarfile

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install python-rarfile deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install python-rarfile


    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/rarfile-2.7.egg-info
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/
    • /usr/share/doc/python-rarfile/README.rst
    • /usr/share/doc/python-rarfile/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/python-rarfile/copyright


    2015-04-10 - Hugo Lefeuvre <> python-rarfile (2.7-2) unstable; urgency=low * Upload to unstable. * debian/compat: - Bump compat level to 9. * debian/control: - Bump debhelper's minimal version to 9. * debian/watch: - Use instead of, following DebianWiki's recommendation. * debian/copyright: - Update copyright years. * Delete README.Debian and python3-rarfile.README.Debian (no more relevant due to last upstream release).

    2014-12-14 - Hugo Lefeuvre <> python-rarfile (2.7-1) experimental; urgency=low * New upstream release * debian/control: - Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6. - Update python-rarfile's and python-rarfile3's synopsis to fix capitalization errors.

    2014-06-09 - Hugo Lefeuvre <> python-rarfile (2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release (Closes: #680085)