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Package: pigz (2.1.6-1+squeeze1)

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Parallel Implementation of GZip

pigz, which stands for Parallel Implementation of GZip, is a fully functional replacement for gzip that takes advantage of multiple processors and multiple cores when compressing data.

Tags: Implemented in: C, Role: Program, Purpose: Compressing, Works with: Archive, Files

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 33.7 kB76.0 kB [list of files]
armel 31.6 kB112.0 kB [list of files]
i386 27.8 kB108.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 46.2 kB180.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 33.5 kB88.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 27.8 kB80.0 kB [list of files]
mips 31.1 kB124.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 31.2 kB124.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 30.7 kB112.0 kB [list of files]
s390 31.8 kB116.0 kB [list of files]
sparc 31.4 kB116.0 kB [list of files]