A compression utility designed to replace 'compress'. Much better compression and freedom from patented algorithms are its main advantages over compress. Gzip decompresses files created by gzip, compress, or pack; it detects the input format automatically.
DocumentationUser manual available from http://www.gnu.org/software/gzip/manual/gzip.html
released on 20 January 2010
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|GPLv2orlater||Kelly Hopkins||21 January 2010|
|GPLv3orlater||Kelly Hopkins||21 January 2010|
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 4 November 2009.