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How to perform a faster data compression with pbzip2

Mar 12, 2017, 14:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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What if you would be able to perform a data compression four times faster, with the same compression ratio as you normally do. Pbzip2 command line utility can easily accomplish this as it gives you an option to select number CPU and amount of RAM to be used during the compression process.

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