bzip2 - Extremely powerful file compression utility

Property Value
Distribution ROSA 2014.1
Repository ROSA Main Updates i586
Package name bzip2
Package version 1.0.6
Package release 13-rosa2014.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 87.31 KB
Download size 45.25 KB
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Bzip2 compresses files using the Burrows-Wheeler block-sorting text
compression algorithm, and Huffman coding. Compression is generally
considerably better than that achieved by more conventional LZ77/LZ78-based
compressors, and approaches the performance of the PPM family of statistical
The command-line options are deliberately very similar to those of GNU Gzip,
but they are not identical.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bzip2-1.0.6-13-rosa2014.1.x86_64.rpm 1.0.6 x86_64 ROSA Main Updates
bzip2-1.0.6-6-rosa2014.1.i586.rpm 1.0.6 i586 ROSA Main
bzip2-1.0.6-6-rosa2014.1.x86_64.rpm 1.0.6 x86_64 ROSA Main
bzip2 - - -


Name Value -
libbzip2_1 == 1.0.6-13:2014.1 - - - - - - -
mktemp -


Name Value
bzip2 == 1.0.6-13:2014.1


Type URL
Binary Package bzip2-1.0.6-13-rosa2014.1.i586.rpm
Source Package bzip2-1.0.6-13.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Main Updates repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install bzip2 rpm package:
    # urpmi bzip2




2018-10-18 - Mikhail Novosyolov <> 1.0.6-13
- (f0ec014) [backport from rosa2016.1]
- (f0ec014) 1) Move from /usr/lib(64) to /lib(64) because we have binaries in /sbin and /bin which load* + compatibility symlinks from old locations
- (f0ec014) 2) Symlinks for compatibility with Ubuntu/Debian and logics (e.g. wps-office, built on Ubuntu wants and we did not have it,

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