[GRADLE-3385] Unable to extract self extracting zip file Created: 15/Jan/16  Updated: 10/Feb/17  Resolved: 10/Feb/17

Status: Resolved
Project: Gradle
Affects Version/s: None
Fix Version/s: None

Type: Bug
Reporter: Sterling Greene Assignee: Unassigned
Resolution: Won't Fix Votes: 0



This appears to be a limitation of the Ant classes we're using.

OP is trying to unzip the Eclipse installer: https://www.eclipse.org/downloads/download.php?file=/oomph/epp/mars/R1a/eclipse-inst-win64.exe

The file appears to be a "eclipse-inst-win64.exe: PE32+ executable for MS Windows (GUI) Mono/.Net assembly", so maybe it's laid out in a different way. The example self-extracting zip works from here still: https://bz.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=16213

This fails silently because we treat the file as an empty zip file. Command line unzip -l $file shows something sane.

Comment by Benjamin Muschko [ 15/Nov/16 ]

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Comment by Benjamin Muschko [ 10/Feb/17 ]

Thanks again for reporting this issue. We haven't heard back from you after our inquiry from November 15th. We are closing this issue now. Please create an issue on GitHub if you still feel passionate about getting it resolved.

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