The Seven Cities of ZIP

I just wanted to add some zip file handling capacity to my code, well, it ended in some confusion. While there is no genuine support for zip files in Cocoa and Objective-C, there are several ways to achieve that which are described here and there on developer sites. I tried to categorize these possibilities while evaluating how to add zip support to my application, so let’s see what I found. Of course I will have missed something somewhere, please give me a hint if you know of additional zip support possibilities.

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