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rarfile 2.2

RAR archive reader for Python

Latest Version: 2.7

This is Python module for RAR archive reading. The interface is made as zipfile like as possible. Licensed under ISC license.


  • Supports both RAR 2.x and 3.x archives.
  • Supports multi volume archives.
  • Supports Unicode filenames.
  • Supports password-protected archives.
  • Supports archive comments.
  • Archive parsing and non-compressed files are handled in pure Python code.
  • For compressed files runs unrar utility.
  • Works with both Python 2.x and 3.x.


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