pigz 2.6-GCCcore-10.3.0

pigz, which stands for parallel implementation of gzip, is a fully functional replacement for gzip that exploits multiple processors and multiple cores to the hilt when compressing data. pigz was written by Mark Adler, and uses the zlib and pthread libraries.

Accessing pigz 2.6-GCCcore-10.3.0

To load the module for pigz 2.6-GCCcore-10.3.0 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load pigz/2.6-GCCcore-10.3.0

BEAR Apps Version


More Information

For more information visit the pigz website.


This version of pigz has a direct dependency on: GCCcore/10.3.0 zlib/1.2.11-GCCcore-10.3.0

Required By

This version of pigz is a direct dependent of: dcm2niix/1.0.20220720-GCCcore-10.3.0

Other Versions

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

Version BEAR Apps Version
2.4-GCCcore-8.3.0 2019b

Last modified on 2nd December 2022