Error with a .gz file decompression in Mint, but works perfectly in Windows, so the file is not corrupt
I've downloaded some .csv files from the OECD Stats website, since I need them to plot some graphs with gnuplot. When I open them with File Roller 3.4.1 (the default program to handle archive files), ...
Is it possible to speed up the gzip process? I'm using mysqldump "$database_name" | gzip > $BACKUP_DIR/$database_name.sql.gz to backup a database into a directory, $BACKUP_DIR. the manpage ...
I have written a C++ application that reads files line by line. It reads one line, does processing, then reads the next line. I would like to add support for gzipped files, and am looking to an ...
I've been trying to save space on my linux server, and I had a folder containting, in subfolders, 22GB of images. So I decided to compress them. First I used tar: tar -zcf folder.tar folder Then ...
Is it possible to compress a very large file (~30 GB) using gzip? If so, what commands, switches, and options should I use? Or is there another program (preferably one commonly available on Ubuntu ...
I have created zlib-compressed data in Python, like this: import zlib s = '...' z = zlib.compress(s) with open('/tmp/data', 'w') as f: f.write(z) (or one-liner in shell: echo -n '...' | python2 ...
Based on this page: http://code.google.com/speed/page-speed/docs/payload.html#GzipCompression I need to enable compression on my website, but I have no idea how to do this. If this is the right ...
can the initramfs image be compressed by a method other than gzip, such as lzma?