is there an prg that can create zip files the same format as pkzip on the mac ? i've got a C128D ( device 9 ) and a 1570 drive( device 8 ) plus a spare 1541 drive (device ??) ( any suggestions etc that don't cost money ??? ) i can unzip files on the c64/128 that i've created on my mac using pkzip but it'd make life a whole lot easier if i could create them as a first stage of things ;-> I've got to work within the limitations of the equipment i've got and my non-existant budget !. i've found that lynx 17 is very good and has been able to tackle all the lnx's. i've found another good prg is one called arkive2 ( from chap in germany ) - that creates arc files but will also undo lnx's with no bother . to shift files onto the internet i've got to from 1541 to amiga a500 via ami64link from amiga a500+ to pc 720k disk via messydos from pc720k disk into my mac via apple file exchange . if i could find a zipper prg that worked on the C64 that created files i could undo with pkzip on my mac ( to ensure that it's compatible across platforms ) the lynx would vanish in an instant to a back number disk ! . ( any suggestions etc that don't cost money ??? ) when i shift disks from 8050 for the internet if i just binary copied them into the amiga when i try to shift them onto pc 720k disk the names are dos-ified which rather mangles things ! - hence the idea of using lynx17 to retain the names as is and just have one binary bundle to deal with amongst the process as at times my amiga drive can be awkward and not write to pc disk properly ( if it don't work it'll be obvious right away and not lost amongst 100 other files ) . i've attached the combined sipod files off to a chap in usa from the newsgroup comp.sys.cbm and i'm waiting to hear from him (?) ----------- email@example.com http://members.tripod.com/~petlibrary/ http://www.icpug.org.uk Commodore Forever ;-> - This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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