Trf commands: bz2

UpMisc commands

Options understood by ``bz2''are:


Allowed arguments are ``compress'', ``decompress'' and all unique abbreviations of these.

For immediate usage it specifies the operation to use.

For attached transformations it specifies the operation to use for writing. Reading will automatically use the reverse operation.


Possible arguments are ``default'' and integer numbers in the range 1 ... 9. It specifies the used compression level.

This transformation uses the freely available bzlib compression library to accomplish its task.

The official homepage can be found at A downloading page is available there too.

trf requires a shared library version of bzlib.

© Andreas Kupries
Last update at Mon Aug 20 22:52:26 PDT 2001