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Downloads of v 1.19:
06 May 2017
- Antonio Diaz Diaz
Tags:lzip compression admin
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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 06 May 2017.
Lzip can compress about as fast as gzip (lzip -0), or compress most files more than bzip2 (lzip -9). Decompression speed is intermediate between gzip and bzip2. Lzip is better than gzip and bzip2 from a data recovery perspective.
The lzip file format is designed for data sharing and long-term archiving, taking into account both data integrity and decoder availability:
- The lzip format provides very safe integrity checking and some data recovery means. The lziprecover program can repair bit-flip errors (one of the most common forms of data corruption) in lzip files, and provides data recovery capabilities, including error-checked merging of damaged copies of a file.
- The lzip format is as simple as possible (but not simpler). The lzip manual provides the source code of a simple decompressor along with a detailed explanation of how it works, so that with the only help of the lzip manual it would be possible for a digital archaeologist to extract the data from a lzip file long after quantum computers eventually render LZMA obsolete.
- Additionally the lzip reference implementation is copylefted, which guarantees that it will remain free forever.
From: http://www.nongnu.org/lzip/ LICENSE Lzip is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
md5: 2F4F6DDF41F85C5FEA58E1CFF0E188FF | sha1: 0A1AA005DBDE6ED92F4FD67ED85ABE761938E579 | sha256: 4264300D63BAF81B95F1E01972FD0923BF7CDFF2C34DF0A27CA151E0C0357FE0 | sha512: 2CFFD5A980964EED8C499D0ED4595B45B48C62F29DFE1865230B3A356109D4DA4BB3075559C58B3569EF3A1AFECE4BCCB88D881B70135D1465CF75EEF2D9A537
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|lzip 1.19||1023||Saturday, May 6, 2017||Approved|
|lzip 1.19-pre1||293||Sunday, March 19, 2017||Exempted|
Copyright (C) 2010 Antonio Diaz Diaz
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