[sword-devel] Win Sword Module

Daniel Glassey sword-devel@crosswire.org
Mon, 9 Jul 2001 11:25:18 +0100


I've tried this from linux to create an exe that extracts under WinNT. You get 
the UNZIPSFX.EXE from http://www.info-zip.org/pub/infozip/UnZip.html

If there is a way to do the equivalent of 'cat a.exe b.zip > c.exe' in the jsp then 
all the self extracting files can be created on the fly just like the zips.

There is a version for most OS's including linux although Linux users (imho) 
might want just plain .tar.gz archives or else an installable file for their 


On 7 Jul 2001, at 12:59, Jonathan Hughes sent forth the message:

> Hey Everyone,
>     Could someone advise me, how much larger is a self-extracting zip file
> compared to a regular zip file? Is there a free program out there that can
> produce self-extracting zip files for Windows? How about for Linux? Thanks.
> In Christ,
> Jonathan
> jhughes@crosswire.org

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