[pigz-announce] pigz 2.6 released

Adler, Mark madler at alumni.caltech.edu
Sat Feb 6 02:20:24 MST 2021

pigz supporters,

pigz version 2.6 has been released. You can download it from:


The key updates are:

- Add --huffman/-H and --rle/U strategy options
- Fix issue when compiling for no threads
- Fail silently on a broken pipe

If you like, you can see all the details at https://github.com/madler/pigz/commits/master .


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