pigz_2.3.1-2_amd64.deb


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Description

pigz - Parallel Implementation of GZip

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: pigz
Package version: 2.3.1
Package release: 2
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 170 B
Download size: 59.66 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
pigz, which stands for Parallel Implementation of GZip, is a fully functional replacement for gzip that takes advantage of multiple processors and multiple cores when compressing data.

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    Binary package: pigz_2.3.1-2_amd64.deb
    Source package: pigz

    Install Howto

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

    Files

    • /usr/bin/pigz
    • /usr/bin/unpigz
    • /usr/share/doc/pigz/README
    • /usr/share/doc/pigz/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/pigz/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/pigz.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/unpigz.1.gz

    Changelog

    2015-01-18 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.3.1-2) unstable; urgency=high * Patch(es) from upstream's SCM to solve handling of target file names with the -N option (CVE-2015-1191, closes: #774978)

    2014-05-02 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.3.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream version 2.3.1 * Changed rules to dh(9), policy reference update, removed patch for LDFLAGS and libm usage (fixed by upstream)

    2013-08-04 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.3-2) unstable; urgency=low * Unstable upload * Editorial changes (policy version update, watch file from bartm)

    2013-03-17 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.3-1) experimental; urgency=low * New upstream release * restored Debian hardening flags inclusion, also fixes linking with libm (minor upstream bug) * Use locally defined buffer size instead of PATH_MAX (hurd porting)

    2013-03-01 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.2.5-1) experimental; urgency=low * New upstream version (includes fix of #700608, removed our patch)

    2013-02-23 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.2.4-2) unstable; urgency=high * Use 600 permissions for unfinished output files (CVE-2013-0296, closes: #700608) * started applying Debian hardening flags

    2012-05-08 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.2.4-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release * Using upstream manual page (closes: #520617) * Creating unpigz hardlink and related manpage link (closes: #661791) * Removed using_standard_format_macros patch (superseded by upstream change)

    2012-02-11 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.2.3-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release (closes: #659248) * Policy version bump, also using format 3.0 (quilt) and xz compression,

    2010-03-10 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.1.6-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release (closes: #573310)

    2010-01-14 - Eduard Bloch <blade@debian.org> pigz (2.1.5-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release (implemented most of local modifications)

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