Multi-format archive and compression library This formula is keg-only.

Current version

libarchive requires the following formulae to be installed:
xz 5.2.3 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio
lz4 Extremely Fast Compression algorithm
lzop 1.04 File compressor

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require libarchive to be installed:
archivemount 0.8.3 File system for accessing archives using libarchive
rdup 1.1.15 Utility to create a file list suitable for making backups
pixz 1.0.6 Parallel, indexed, xz compressor
nestopia-ue 1.48 Nestopia UE (Undead Edition): NES emulator
gnome-autoar 0.2.2 GNOME library for archive handling
libgxps 0.2.5_2 GObject based library for handling and rendering XPS documents
traildb 0.6 Blazingly-fast database for log-structured data
file-roller 3.26.2 GNOME archive manager
archivemount 0.8.7 File system for accessing archives using libarchive
hfstospell 0.4.5_2 Helsinki Finite-State Technology ospell
rpm 4.14.1 Standard unix software packaging tool
libhttpseverywhere 0.8.0 Bring HTTPSEverywhere to desktop apps
osquery 3.1.0 SQL powered operating system instrumentation and analytics
swi-prolog 7.6.4 ISO/Edinburgh-style Prolog interpreter

Recent formula history

Mike McQuaid libarchive: use *_by_macos.
ilovezfs libarchive 3.3.2
Tomasz Pajor libarchive 3.3.1
Alex Gaynor libarchive 3.3.0
Tom Schoonjans libarchive 3.2.2

Formula code at GitHub