bzip2 source package in Bionic

bzip2: No summary available for bzip2 in ubuntu zesty.
bzip2-dbgsym: No summary available for bzip2-dbgsym in ubuntu zesty.
bzip2-doc: high-quality block-sorting file compressor - documentation
libbz2-1.0: high-quality block-sorting file compressor library - runtime
libbz2-1.0-dbgsym: debug symbols for libbz2-1.0
libbz2-dev: No summary available for libbz2-dev in ubuntu zesty.

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bzip2 information

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bzip2 is a freely available, patent free, high-quality data compressor. It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available techniques, whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six times faster at decompression.

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Download files from current release (1.0.6-8.1ubuntu0.2)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
bzip2_1.0.6.orig.tar.bz2 692.1 KiB d70a9ccd8bdf47e302d96c69fecd54925f45d9c7b966bb4ef5f56b770960afa7
bzip2_1.0.6-8.1ubuntu0.2.debian.tar.bz2 60.0 KiB b4fede4240afa43e0e666e5a539da8d9744b2b2917388cfe93574f967e328e6a
bzip2_1.0.6-8.1ubuntu0.2.dsc 2.1 KiB 62f49d3ded30713bbae8a0aaab69bebdc5533afe6e488ceb0aa03bce7c2c5ff3

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