Install zip on CentOS 7 | zip command on CentOS 7

Step 1:
To install Zip by using the yum install command, perform the following steps.
$ sudo yum install zip

Step 2:

To verify whether Zip is installed correctly, run the following commands:

$ zip -v

Copyright (c) 1990-2008 Info-ZIP - Type 'zip "-L"' for software license.

This is Zip 3.0 (July 5th 2008), by Info-ZIP.

Currently maintained by E. Gordon.  Please send bug reports to

the authors using the web page at; see README for details.

Latest sources and executables are at,

as of above date; see for other sites.

Compiled with gcc 4.2.1 Compatible Apple LLVM 9.0.0 (clang-900.0.31) for Unix (Mac OS X) on Oct  6 2017.

Zip special compilation options:

USE_EF_UT_TIME       (store Universal Time)

SYMLINK_SUPPORT      (symbolic links supported)

LARGE_FILE_SUPPORT   (can read and write large files on file system)

ZIP64_SUPPORT        (use Zip64 to store large files in archives)

STORE_UNIX_UIDs_GIDs (store UID/GID sizes/values using new extra field)

UIDGID_16BIT         (old Unix 16-bit UID/GID extra field also used)

[encryption, version 2.91 of 05 Jan 2007] (modified for Zip 3)

Encryption notice:

The encryption code of this program is not copyrighted and is

put in the public domain.  It was originally written in Europe

and, to the best of our knowledge, can be freely distributed

in both source and object forms from any country, including

the USA under License Exception TSU of the U.S. Export

Administration Regulations (section 740.13(e)) of 6 June 2002.

Zip environment options:

             ZIP:  [none]

          ZIPOPT:  [none]