pigz 2.7-GCCcore-12.2.0pigz, 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 2.7-GCCcore-12.2.0
To load the module for pigz 2.7-GCCcore-12.2.0 please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEAR Cloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):
module load bear-apps/2022b
module load pigz/2.7-GCCcore-12.2.0
BEAR Apps Version
The listed architectures consist of two part: OS-CPU. The OS used is represented by EL and there are several different processor (CPU) types available on BlueBEAR. More information about the processor types on BlueBEAR is available on the BlueBEAR Job Submission page.
For more information visit the pigz website.
Last modified on 25th October 2023