pierre Posted June 21, 2018 Share Posted June 21, 2018 Hello, I was trying to make a 42.zip bomb which is a : " A file that is only 42,374 bytes (42KB). When unzipped it becomes 4,503,599,626,321,920 bytes (4.5 Peta Bytes)!!! " Me I can only achieve a 1Mb zip file that almost contain 1Gb txt file: $ zip bomb.zip bomb_1G.txt adding: bomb_1G.txt (deflated 100%) $ du -h bomb.zip 948K bomb.zip $ zipinfo bomb.zip Archive: bomb.zip Zip file size: 970656 bytes, number of entries: 1 -rw-r--r-- 3.0 unx 1000000000 tx defN 18-Jun-21 06:12 bomb_1G.txt 1 file, 1000000000 bytes uncompressed, 970484 bytes compressed: 99.9% Do you know how I could achieve a better "bomb" with less space ? Regards Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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