Package gzip

The GNU data compression program

http://www.gzip.org/

The gzip package contains the popular GNU gzip data compression
program. Gzipped files have a .gz extension.

Gzip should be installed on your system, because it is a
very commonly used data compression program.

General Commands
Command Description
gunzip alias for gzip
gzexe compress executable files in place
gzip compress or expand files
zcat alias for gzip
zcmp alias for zdiff
zdiff compare compressed files
zforce force a '.gz' extension on all gzip files
zgrep search possibly compressed files for a regular expression
zless file perusal filter for crt viewing of compressed text
zmore file perusal filter for crt viewing of compressed text
znew recompress .Z files to .gz files