Parallel implementation of gzip
This package provides a parallel implementation of gzip that exploits multiple processors and multiple cores when compressing data.
- Website: https://zlib.net/pigz/
- Licenses: ASL 2.0
- Package source: gnu/packages/compression.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
pigz 2.7 as follows:
guix install email@example.com
Or install the latest version:
guix install pigz
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.