[quake2] Linux *.pak file extractor/compressor

Nick Warne nick at linicks.net
Fri Dec 31 06:38:18 EST 2004

On Friday 31 December 2004 11:12, Victor Shkamerda wrote:

Hi Victor,

> If you are looking just for extractor/compressor then the original Qauke 2
> tools from Id has it written in Java. Though it has a command line
> interface.

ID tools are scarce...

Anyway, I found a great bit of C code to do exactly what I wanted (attached) 
from here:


Build with summat like:

> gcc -O2 -o vp vp.c


> ./vp -l <pakx.pak>

lists the files etc. etc.

Usage: ./vp [-l] pak-file [file ..]


"When you're chewing on life's gristle,
Don't grumble, Give a whistle..."
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