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Info-ZIP is aware of eight ``imposter'' zip programs, at least two of which create (or used to create) .zip files:

In any case, there's nothing to be done about any of these now; just be aware of the potential name collisions and file incompatibilities, and upgrade to figure if you still have Andrew zip installed.

(And in case it wasn't obvious, Iomega's Zip Drive is completely unrelated. As far as we know, so is the OS/2 ZipStream utility.)

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