Linux – How to create multipart rar file in Linux

command linelinuxrar

How can I create multipart rar file in Linux using the official console rar client?

RAR 3.90   Copyright (c) 1993-2009 Alexander Roshal   16 Aug 2009
Shareware version         Type RAR -? for help

I want a multipart rar with each part size being 150 MB.

Best Answer

rar a -v153600k <name-of-archive-file> <files-to-compressed>

will create 150Mb multipart rar archives

Personally, I'd use 7zip or bzip2 than rar, but that's my opinion