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best method to compress files in aix 5.3

Good morning,

I have a file that is 200 MB and I want to compress it to the fullest, which is the best method or command to compress files in aix?

Thank you very much and best regards.
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you can use gzip
# 3  
bzip2 will achieve better compression than gzip...
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A quick benchmark of gzip vs bzip2

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Anyone can send an example of how compressed using bzip2 on aix 5.3?

Thank you very much and best regards.
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Code:
 
man bzip2
 
bzip2 filename

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bzip2 command is available in AIX 5.3, I have no choice to compress a file to the maximum in aix 5.3

Thank you very much and best regards.

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