Comparison of Compression Algorithms - LinuxReviews
GNU/Linux and *BSD has a wide range of compression algorithms available for file archiving purposes. There's gzip, bzip2, xz, lzip, lzma, lzop and less free tools like rar, zip, arc to choose from. Knowing which one to use can be so confusing. Here's an attempt to give you an idea how the various choices compare.
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