File Compression Software

Mark Diekhans markd at grizzly.com
Sun Apr 2 13:08:45 EST 1995


>I'm using the UNIX 'pack' command (Huffman coding) to minimize the size
>of my image files on a SGI workstation.
>Does anybody here know about a MS-DOS software able to handle packed
>files ?

I suggest GNU gzip for both Unix and DOS.  It products much better compression
than pack.

Its available from prep.ai.mit.edu:pub/gnu/gzip*




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