bzip2 1.0.6

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

To load the module for bzip2 1.0.6 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load bear-apps/2021b
module load bzip2/1.0.6

BEAR Apps Version

2021b

More Information

For more information visit the bzip2 website.

Required By

This version of bzip2 is a direct dependent of: Boost/1.55.0

Other Versions

These versions of bzip2 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.

Last modified on 8th October 2021