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14.2 > System > pbzip2 (1.1.13)

PBZIP2 is a parallel implementation of the bzip2 block-sorting file
compressor that uses pthreads and achieves near-linear speedup on SMP
machines. The output of this version is fully compatible with bzip2 v1.0.2
or newer (ie: anything compressed with pbzip2 can be decompressed with

Maintained by: Erik Hanson
Keywords: parallel,compression,decompression
ChangeLog: pbzip2


Source Downloads:
pbzip2-1.1.13.tar.gz (4cb87da2dba05540afce162f34b3a9a6)

Download SlackBuild:
pbzip2.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 14.2

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