[nycbug-talk] making rar play nice with pipes?

Andy Kosela andy.kosela at gmail.com
Mon May 19 02:30:13 EDT 2008

On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 3:25 AM, Tim A. <techneck at goldenpath.org> wrote:
> Using gzip -9 gives practically no additional compression.
> The archives are nearly 2x the size rar gives me

Oh really, thats interesting. What about the speed of compressing? Is
it faster than
gzip on large data sets of files? I usually use gzip instead of bzip2
because of the speed factor,
especially with dump.

Andy Kosela
Storage Administrator
HP Certified Master ASE, CSE - HP-UX
Lublin City Office, Department of Information Technology (IT)

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