A new block-sorting file compressor

Bzip uses the Burrows-Wheeler-Fenwick block-sorting text compression algorithm. Compression is generally better than that achieved by more conventional LZ77/LZ78-based compressors, and competitive with all but the best of the PPM family of statistical compressors.

Build-time dependencies:
Operating System Architecture Package Type Package Size Date Archived View Contents? Download
HP-UX 11i v3
(HP-UX 11.31)
64-bit Itanium 2Gzipped
Binary Depot
351 K15 Jul 2019YesHTTP FTP
HP-UX 11i v3
(HP-UX 11.31)
32-bit PA-RISC 2.0Gzipped
Binary Depot
168 K15 Jul 2019YesHTTP FTP
HP-UX -Tarred/Gzipped
Source Code
786 K15 Jul 2019YesHTTP FTP