bzip2 is a freely available, patent free (see below), high-quality data compressor. It typically compresses files to within 10% to 15% of the best available techniques (the PPM family of statistical compressors), whilst being around twice as fast at compression and six times faster at decompression.

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Install-Package bzip2.v140 -Version
dotnet add package bzip2.v140 --version
<PackageReference Include="bzip2.v140" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add bzip2.v140 --version
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Release Notes

Version 1.0.6 removes a potential security vulnerability, CVE-2010-0405, so all users are recommended to upgrade immediately.


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 871 3/14/2018 2,029 6/12/2017 484 4/25/2017 390 3/21/2017 288 3/16/2017 796 2/25/2016 324 2/4/2016 746 7/30/2015