revZip external

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at
Sun Feb 13 14:19:15 EST 2011


I have just written a script that zips files inside a folder including that folder. The only thing I don't get done (yet) is to include empty folders. Any ideas?

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Mark Schonewille

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On 10 feb 2011, at 21:54, Klaus on-rev wrote:

> Hi all,
> Am 10.02.2011 um 21:40 schrieb Björnke von Gierke:
>> it was always possible to zip a folder. as long as you go and recoursively add all the stuff within the folder to the folder hieararchy within the zip. and do the reverse for unzipping of course.
> Again, that's what I wanted to avoid.
>> not trivial, but not impossible either.
> ...and tedious anyway :-)
>> (note: haven't done it myself)
> AHA! :-D
> So my conclusion is, although noone answered my question directly, one cannot ZIP a folder INCLUDING the folder!

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