OT: How to zip two program bundles in one zip?

Klaus Major klaus at major-k.de
Fri Feb 27 07:04:13 EST 2009

Hi Tiemo,

> Hello,
> I have an update routine, where I put my updates in a zip file,  
> download the
> zip, unzip it and copy the content files to the different target  
> dirs. This
> works fine with single files and also with one program bundle. But  
> if I put
> two program bundles in one zip, the update gets messed up, probably,  
> because
> the content of the two bundles get mixed up in the zip file and  
> don't keep
> their structure. That's how I see it so far. Handling program  
> bundles is so
> complicated for me, coming from windows.
> Is there any chance to keep two program bundles separate in one zip -
> without zipping or imaging every single bundle before zipping them  
> together?
> Are there any Mac-Zip tools, how can do that job?


I use to copy all my app bundles into an extra folder (maybe in the  
temporary directory)
ZIP that folder, and UNZIP that folder on the target machine again in  
the temp folder
and then copy the app bundles to the correct target folders.

ALL done with DITTO :-)

> Thanks for any hint
> Tiemo



Klaus Major
klaus at major-k.de

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