5.22. Gzip-1.3.12

The Gzip package contains programs for compressing and decompressing files.

Approximate build time: less than 0.1 SBU
Required disk space: 2.2 MB

5.22.1. Installation of Gzip

Prepare Gzip for compilation:

./configure --prefix=/tools

Compile the package:


To test the results, issue: make check.

Install the package:

make install

Details on this package are located in Section 6.39.2, “Contents of Gzip.”