pigz - Parallel gzip

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.1
Repository Slackonly x86_64
Package filename pigz-2.3-x86_64-1_slack.txz
Package name pigz
Package version 2.3
Package release 1_slack
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 52.00 KB
Installed size 220.00 KB
pigz, which stands for parallel implementation of gzip, is a fully
functional replacement for gzip that exploits multiple processors and
multiple cores to the hilt when compressing data. pigz was written by
Mark Adler, and uses the zlib and pthread libraries.
Home page: http://www.zlib.net/pigz/


Package Version Architecture Repository
pigz-2.3-i486-1_slack.txz 2.3 i486 Slackonly
pigz - - -


Type URL
Mirror packages.slackonly.com
Binary Package pigz-2.3-x86_64-1_slack.txz
Source Package -

Install Howto

  1. Download pigz-2.3-x86_64-1_slack.txz
  2. Install pigz txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new pigz-2.3-x86_64-1_slack.txz



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