Install 7zip to Centos 6

Last updated on Dec 28, 2019 in Linux

7zip is a compression/decompression utility which can be found in Linux. In Centos 6 it is not installed by default, but you can follow these instructions to get it working within a minute:

$ sudo yum install p7zip

This will install the 7zip utility, but be aware that the command to use is not 7zip or p7zip, but 7za. Using the utility is very easy. Check following articles to get started: