Definitions

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  • v. To compress using the gzip program.

Etymologies

From the name of the software program, originally short for GNU zip. (Wiktionary)

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  • Other speed-boosters include "gzip," which compresses your Web site's files (using any easy-to-find compression software) and ensures your CSS and javascript code has no redundancies or inelegant loops.

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  • For the step where you need to backup your Database, I wanted to follow the third option, but I don't have the required "gzip" ratio button option.

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  • Note: Uses 'gzip' routine, not MS 'deflate' routine

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  • Contains ( "gzip")) responseStream = new GZipStream (responseStream, CompressionMode.

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  • You can apply general purpose compression, such as gzip, to the data.

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  • ` file `. match ( "gzip") and if that is true then possibly using popen with context?

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  • Looks like it's a standalone web proxy page ad/gif/popup blocker combined with a gzip compressor, and other nifty bits.

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  • By Faré, Tue 13th Jan 2009 @ 11:51 am lzma makes total sense for long-term archiving, however, even more so than gzip or bzip2, it probably requires either having a very big block size how many megabytes? maybe 1MB from what squashfs experiments suggest.

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  • It utilizes multiple techniques to improve performance, including: object and query caching; page caching; HTML, CSS, and javascript minification; gzip compression; CDN Content Distribution Network support; and browser caching via ETags.

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  • We copy the desired initrd.img file to the current directory, and rename it to reflect the fact that it is compressed with gzip: cp /boot/initrd.img-xxx initrd.img.gz

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