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pigz (Parallel Implementation of GZip)

pigz, which stands for Parallel Implementation of GZip, is a fully
functional replacement for gzip that utilizes multiple processors and
CPU cores when compressing data. pigz was written by Mark Adler, and
uses zlib and pthread libraries.

Maintained by: Dominik Drobek
Keywords: parallel gzip
ChangeLog: pigz


Source Downloads:
pigz-2.7.tar.gz (2d084221ba829d29f344305845a313f3)

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

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 15.0

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