Jul 20, 2023

Explode Plan9 archives

9e is a program to explore Plan9 archives. You can do whatever you like with the source so long as you clearly indicate all modifications and the author responsible for each.

Usage Summary

$9e [options] ...


-h dump headers only
-v dump file names and sizes while extracting
-r specify alternate root directory
-? help

If no file is named on the command line, standard input is assumed. Note that the input file must be a decompressed archive decompress with gzip.

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