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Developer(s) Markus F.X.J. Oberhumer
Stable release 1.03 / November 01, 2010
Preview release 1.02 rc1 / July 25, 2005
Operating system Cross-platform
Type data compression
License GPL
Website www.lzop.org

lzop is a free software file compression tool which uses LZO and is under the GPL.

Aimed at being very fast, lzop produces files a bit larger than gzip's but with less than a tenth of the CPU use. On many benchmark sites lzop is one of the fastest compressors available.[1]

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  1. ^ http://compression.ca/act/act-summary.html

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