bzip2 1.0.6-GCCcore-7.3.0

Deprecated: Use of this version of bzip2 is deprecated. More information on our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

There is a newer install of bzip2

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 (the PPM family of statistical compressors), whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six times faster at decompression.

Accessing bzip2 1.0.6-GCCcore-7.3.0

To load the module for bzip2 1.0.6-GCCcore-7.3.0 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR and BEAR Cloud VMs):

📋 module load bzip2/1.0.6-GCCcore-7.3.0

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More Information

For more information visit the bzip2 website.


This version of bzip2 has a direct dependency on: GCCcore/7.3.0

Required By

This version of bzip2 is a direct dependent of: Amber/18-foss-2018b-AmberTools-18-patchlevel-10-8 BCFtools/1.9-foss-2018b BLAST+/2.8.1-foss-2018b Boost/1.67.0-foss-2018b cairo/1.14.12-GCCcore-7.3.0 CMake/3.12.1-GCCcore-7.3.0 FFmpeg/4.0-foss-2018b FreeBayes/1.2.0-foss-2018b freetype/2.9.1-GCCcore-7.3.0 GMAP-GSNAP/2019-02-15-foss-2018b HTSlib/1.9-foss-2018b ImageMagick/7.0.8-27-GCCcore-7.3.0 NCL/6.6.2-foss-2018b PCRE/8.41-GCCcore-7.3.0 Python/3.6.6-foss-2018b Python/2.7.15-foss-2018b Python/2.7.15-GCCcore-7.3.0-bare R/3.5.1-foss-2018b-Python-2.7.15 R/3.5.1-foss-2018b SAMtools/1.9-foss-2018b SeqAn/2.4.0-foss-2018b X11/20180604-GCCcore-7.3.0

Other Versions

These versions of bzip2 are available on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR and BEAR Cloud VMs). These will be retained in accordance with our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

Last modified on 3rd June 2019