Linux – How to create multipart 7zip file in Linux

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How can I create a multipart 7zip file in Linux using the p7zip console client?

Many people referred me to it. My console app is

7-Zip [64] 9.13 beta  Copyright (c) 1999-2010 Igor Pavlov  2010-04-15
p7zip Version 9.13 (locale=C,Utf16=off,HugeFiles=on,4 CPUs)

Best Answer

Use the -v option (v is for volume) -v100m will split the archive into chunks of 100MB.

7z -v option supports b k m g (bytes, kilobytes, megabytes, gigabytes)

Example: 7z -v100m a my_zip.7z my_folder/