What is xz ?

Gour-Gadadhara Dasa gour at atmarama.net
Sat Jul 2 06:39:50 UTC 2011

On Sat, 02 Jul 2011 11:53:17 +0530
Manish Jain <invalid.pointer at gmail.com> wrote:

>    Hi all, I just downloaded FreeBSD-8.2-RELEASE-i386-dvd1.iso.xz and the md5
>    checksum is correct. Can someone please tell me what does that xz at the
>    end stand for ? It looks like it stands for some kind of compression
>    (gzip/bzip2/some new format), but I can't figure out exactly which one.



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