LIBZIP(3) Library Functions Manual LIBZIP(3)

library for manipulating zip archives

libzip (-lzip)

#include <zip.h>

libzip is a library for reading, creating, and modifying zip archives.

The main design criteria for libzip were:

For this reason, when modifying zip archives, libzip writes to a temporary file and replaces the original zip archive atomically.

Below there are two sections listing functions: one for how to read from zip archives and one for how to create/modify them.

Dieter Baron <> and Thomas Klausner <>
January 7, 2020 NetBSD 9.99.41