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xzdec - XZ Decompressor

Published by Anders F Bjorklund


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Full name


xzdec is a liblzma-based decompression-only tool for .xz files.


Available versions

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4.999.92009-08-27testingSource codeDownload (1037541 bytes)
4.999.92010-05-16testingLinux-x86_64Download (49210 bytes)
4.999.92010-05-16testingLinux-i486Download (49017 bytes)
4.999.92010-05-16testingDarwin-i386Download (47530 bytes)
4.999.92010-05-20testingWindows-i386Download (69731 bytes)
5.0.02010-10-23stableSource codeDownload (1232154 bytes)
5.0.12011-01-29stableSource codeDownload (1236843 bytes)
5.0.22011-04-01stableSource codeDownload (1241178 bytes)
5.0.32011-05-21stableSource codeDownload (1257140 bytes)
5.0.42012-06-22stableSource codeDownload (1281166 bytes)
Required libraries

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