pbzip2 - parallel bzip2 implementation

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name pbzip2
Package version 1.1.8
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 113 B
Download size 45.23 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
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 (ie: anything compressed with pbzip2 can be decompressed with


Package Version Architecture Repository
pbzip2_1.1.8-1_i386.deb 1.1.8 i386 Debian Main
pbzip2 - - -


Name Value
libbz2-1.0 -
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1


Type URL
Binary Package pbzip2_1.1.8-1_amd64.deb
Source Package pbzip2

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pbzip2 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pbzip2



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