archivers/rar - The NetBSD Packages Collection

RAR file archiver (binary)

RAR is a powerful tool allowing you to manage and control archive

RAR features include:

*  Highly sophisticated, original compression algorithm
*  Special compression algorithms optimized for text, audio,
   graphics data, 32 and 64-bit Intel executables
*  Better compression than similar tools, using 'solid' archiving
*  Authenticity verification (registered version only)
*  Self-extracting archives and volumes (SFX)
*  Ability to recover physically damaged archives
*  Locking, password, file order list, file security & more ...

Build dependencies

pkgtools/mktools pkgtools/cwrappers

Runtime dependencies


Binary packages


Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options


Known vulnerabilities

The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.

Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.

Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.