[tex-live] help with unzip and sh and wildcards

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Fri Mar 21 19:38:14 CET 2003

On Fri, 21 Mar 2003, Harald Hanche-Olsen wrote:

> FWIW, the version of unzip that I have does not support this exclusion
> option.  The manual page for the unzip I have here says
>        -x  extract files in archive (default)
> So, unless you distribute your own version of unzip, I doubt there is
> a portable way to achieve what you want to do.

Strange, I have enough old unzip on SunOS
UnZip 5.40 of 28 November 1998, by Info-ZIP. which
-x  exclude files that follow (in xlist)  
Anyway I think that unzip for every platform can be added to TL
for installation purpose.

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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