p7Zip - UnZip on Mac

Install the p7zip from homebrew.

brew install p7zip 

to extract all files without using directory names.

7z e <archive name>

to extract with full paths,

7z x <archive name>

to extract to new directory,

7z x -o<folder name> <archive name>

There are 3 binaries included with this

  • 7z - handles lot diff archive formats and uses plugins to handle.
  • 7za - handles less diff formats.
  • 7zr - handles less diff formats and a lighter version of 7za.