pigz - Parallel implementation of the gzip file compressor

Property Value
Distribution Arch Linux
Repository Arch Linux Community x86_64
Package filename pigz-2.4-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
Package name pigz
Package version 2.4
Package release 1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type xz
Homepage https://www.zlib.net/pigz
License custom
Maintainer Jonathan Steel <jsteel@archlinux.org>
Download size 76.56 KB
Installed size 167.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
pigz - - -


Name Value
zlib -


Type URL
Mirror ftp5.gwdg.de
Binary Package pigz-2.4-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
Source Package -

Install Howto

  1. Enable the community repository on /etc/pacman.conf:
    Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
  2. Install pigz xz package:
    # pacman -Sy pigz



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