rarfile - RAR archive reader for Python¶
- Supports both RAR3 and RAR5 format archives.
- Supports multi volume archives.
- Supports Unicode filenames.
- Supports password-protected archives.
- Supports archive and file comments.
- Archive parsing and non-compressed files are handled in pure Python code.
- Compressed files are extracted by executing external tool: either
unrarfrom RARLAB or
- Works with both Python 2.7 and 3.x.