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Extract .xip files on Mac

What is .xip files

it’s similar to zip but with digital signature that can be verified before it’s extracted. It’s usually the extension of Xcode when downloaded from developer portal

How to extract .xip files

To extract .xip files, run this command on terminal

xip -x ‘path/to/xip/files

e.g: xip -x ~/Downloads/Xcode_11_3.xip

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