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Package: squashfs-tools (1:4.4-2)

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Tool to create and append to squashfs filesystems

Squashfs is a highly compressed read-only filesystem for Linux. It uses zlib compression to compress both files, inodes and directories. Inodes in the system are very small and all blocks are packed to minimise data overhead. Block sizes greater than 4K are supported up to a maximum of 64K.

Squashfs is intended for general read-only filesystem use, for archival use (i.e. in cases where a .tar.gz file may be used), and in constrained block device/memory systems (e.g. embedded systems) where low overhead is needed.

Tags: System Administration: Filesystem Tool, User Interface: Command Line, Role: role::program, scope::utility, Purpose: Compressing

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 140.0 kB416.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 131.0 kB351.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 125.1 kB347.0 kB [list of files]
armel 123.2 kB332.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 124.4 kB260.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 130.5 kB351.0 kB [list of files]
i386 145.2 kB392.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 106.7 kB299.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 127.4 kB411.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 133.7 kB399.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 140.9 kB564.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 140.5 kB495.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 123.4 kB284.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 126.5 kB375.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 130.8 kB287.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 118.6 kB376.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 128.0 kB324.0 kB [list of files]