The commonly available
unzip utility can be used to extract files from a ZIP archive. This may be needed to extract the source code from the FWD archive or from some of the other downloaded software (in the case of Windows).
|Install it using
sudo apt-get install unzip.
|Windows does not have the command line
unzip.exe tool. To
unzip all archive files in
ZIP format it is possible to use either Windows GUI zip extractor (zip support is already included in the Windows XP (and above) File Explorer) or if the
JDK is already installed the command
jar xf some_zipped_file.zip can be used as an equivalent to