.PACKAGE File Extension
File Type 1Electronic Arts Game Package File
This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.
Resource package file used by various Electronic Arts (EA) games, including The Sims 2, The Sims 3, The Sims Online, Spore, and SimCity 4; stores an archive of one or more game files, often in an XML format; may include 3D models, textures, sounds, and other game data, such as characters and neighborhood information; saved in EA's standard DBPF archive format.
Many PACKAGE files can be edited and repackaged with SimPE, a free editor for The Sims 2. They may also be created and modified with The Sims 2 ContentManager, a program officially released by Electronic Arts for modifying The Sims 2 content.
File Type 2Linux Autopackage File
File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.
Archive containing contents of a Linux program and associated files; created with the Autopackage package management system for Linux; installed using the Autopackage installer program.
Autopackage is intended for creating application installers rather than system level installers.