Ultimate Command Line Compressors




The test file: GIMP 2.0.0 Sources as one tar.
MD5-Hash: d2a1c33317fb57bbed3641671b2da163
Total size: 78.745.600 Bytes
Compression method: 1 file compressed to 1 archive.

Name of
compression program
Last tested
version
Parameters that produce
the best (=smallest) result
Size
(Bytes)
Gain/loss compared with
previously tested versions (incremental)
PAQ 8p -7 5.563.924 8o8 -22.616 8l 27.498 8k 46.154
WinRK (PWCM) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile PWCM-ms800-lom512 5.874.196 3.0 build 2 beta 101.371 2.1 build 4 beta 20.242 2.0 build 5 535.970
LibMComp (PWCM) 2.3 -mx -M800m 5.958.033            
LibMComp (FPW1) 2.3 -mfpw1 -M800m 6.381.335            
WinRK (FPW1) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW1-ms800-lom512 6.540.321 3.0 build 2 beta 166.113 2.1 build 4 beta 107.354    
LibMComp (FPW2) 2.3 -mfpw2 -M800m 6.660.275            
LPAQ 8 8 6.725.104 7 34.098 6 23.615    
NanoZip 0.06 alpha -cc -m800m -nm -forcemem 6.759.621            
Emilcont 0.3Alpha -6 6.811.533 0.2xx -168.089 0.2 2.716 0.1 1.294.459
UDA 0.301   6.816.474 0.284 335.495 0.283 1.742    
WinRK (FPW2) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW2-ms800-lom512 6.816.663            
PAQ9 a -8 6.877.858            
DURILCA 0.5 -m800 -o16 -t0 6.877.948 0.4b 119.290 0.4a 133.686 0.4 110.589
Monstrous PPMII variant J -m800 -o32 6.882.401 variant I 565.920        
Slim! 0.23d -m800 -o26 -tt- 6.924.496 0.22 47.396 0.021 132.280    
LibMComp (FPW3) 2.3 -mfpw3 -M800m 6.966.348            
WinRK (FPW3) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW3-ms800-lom512 7.078.043            
WinRK (PPMZ) 3.0 build 2 beta -set profile PPMZ-ms800-lom512 7.234.184 2.1 build 6 -14.929 2.1 build 4 beta -1.769 2.0 build 5 257.968
RKC (PPMZ) 1.02 -M800m -mxx -o16 7.337.490            
WinRK (PPMD) 3.0 build 2 beta -set profile PPMD-ms800-lom512 7.416.208 2.1 build 6 -18.961 2.1 build 4 beta -1.258 2.0 build 5 258.203
EPM r9 -m800 7.438.848            
RKC (PPMD) 1.02 -M800m -mx -o16 7.461.136            
LibMComp (FPW4) 2.3 -mfpw4 -M800m 7.554.822            
CCM 1.30 x 6 7.575.274 1.26b 138.461 1.21 -9.400 1.20f 149.547
WinRK (FPW4) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile FPW4-ms800-lom512 7.627.379            
Ocamyd 1.66.final -s0 -m8 7.702.531 1.66.rc3 -57.676 1.65.final 100.272 1.65.dev25 275.561
LibMComp (ROLZ3) 2.3 -mf3x -M800m 7.801.361            
Quark 0.95r -d26 -l9 7.885.911 0.93 130.698        
WinRK (ROLZ3) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile ROLZ3-ms800-lom512 7.956.920            
LibMComp (ROLZ2) 2.3 -mfx -M800m 8.018.470            
Bee 0.7.9 build 0316 -m3 -d8 8.108.880 0.7.7.b 2.338        
WinRK (ROLZ2) 3.0 build 3 beta -set profile ROLZ2-ms800-lom512 8.138.356 3.0 build 2 beta -13.435 2.1 build 4 beta 427.475 2.0 build 5 314.931
ASH cm-04 sse-9A9 /m800 /o11 /s150 8.267.163            
DURILCA'light 0.5 -m800 -o16 -t0 8.414.469 0.4b 260.738        
RK 1.04.1 -mx3 -M256 8.490.368            
7-Zip (LZMA) 4.45 alpha 1 -t7z -mx9 -m0=LZMA:d80m:fb273:lc5:pb1:mc10000 8.507.647 4.41 beta -791 4.33 beta 81.909 4.32 -20.411
UHARC (PPM) 0.6b -mx -md32768 8.514.501 0.5 86.304 0.4 469.445    
TC 5.2dev2   8.690.897            
Squeez 5.0 -ppm2 -ppmm800 -ppmo16 8.772.536            
7-Zip (PPMd) 4.45 alpha 1 -t7z -m0=PPMd:mem800m:o17 8.772.713            
PPMVC 1.2 -m256 -o13 8.862.397            
UHBC 1.0 -b128m -m3 -cf 8.920.004            
Fast PPMII variant J rev 1 -m256 -o16 8.925.770 variant I 34.595        
StuffIt 9.0 -m=2 -l=100 -x=25 -o 8.957.696            
CTXf 0.75 pre-beta 1 -me -ft 9.035.655            
BBB 1 m640 9.101.640            
LZPXJ 1.2h 8 9.156.649 1.2g 171.934 1.1b 832.544 1.1a 472.849
RAR (PPM) 3.70 beta 5 -m5 -mdg -mc22:128t+ 9.175.464 3.60 beta 1 -6.527 3.51 74 3.30 13.423
Pimple 1.43 beta -extreme 9.199.612 1.42 beta 92.629 1.0b10c 1.070.689 1.0testbed 434.480
LZPM 0.11 9 9.465.310            
UHARC (ALZ) 0.6b -m3 -md32768 9.494.650 0.5 224.308 0.4 1 0.2 1.056.080
SBC 0.970 rev 2 -m3 -b39 -ad 9.511.071            
OpenDark A -b160m 9.576.524            
QLFC 6.6W 0 9.583.530            
M99 2.1 -m 128m 9.652.210 1.0 289.157        
RKC (ROLZ) 1.02 -mf -T32768 9.708.195            
PPMY 2.02(3c+sse) /m800 /o13 9.761.277            
BMA 1.33 beta -m16m -mx -z170 -tx 9.842.168 1.32 beta 155.649 1.31 beta -92.416 1.30 beta 175.822
ZZIP 0.36c -15m 9.863.685            
BSSC 0.95 alpha -b16383 -z -e 9.871.638 0.93 alpha 23.802        
QC 050 -8 9.922.800            
YBS 0.03f -m15m 9.979.626            
GRZipII 0.2.4 -b8m -m1 -L18 -M47 9.999.658 0.2.3 4.384        
QazaR 0.0pre5 -d9 -x7 -l7 10.095.985 0.0pre4d 1.686.203 0.0pre4c 23.848 0.0pre4b 110.723
ACB 2.00c u 10.101.817            
BWC 0.99d -m 10.193.047            
WinZip (PPMd) 10.0 -ep 10.259.069            
DC 0.99.307b -b14770 -mt5 10.298.910            
777 0.04b1 -md1024 -m2 10.315.733            
RAR (LZ77) 3.70 beta 5 -m5 -mdg -mct- 10.353.145 3.60 beta 1 -6.506 3.51 2.366 3.30 14.869
ACE 2.04 -m5 -d4096 10.396.418            
RKIVE 1.92b1 -mb3 10.416.215            
Lz2a 02-04-2005 -Szd 26 -Sd 16384 -Cb 19 10.432.901            
BWTZIP   15728640 10.569.716            
DGCA 1.10   10.574.480            
Rzip 2.0 -9 10.644.816            
Quad 1.10 x 10.755.778 1.09 17.227 1.07BETA 47.230 1.02a 110.154
UFA 0.04b1 -md1024 -m2 -mx 10.759.287            
ABC 2.4   10.760.214            
BA 1.01b -49 -j -T 10.809.869            
BIX 1.00b7 -mdg -m9 10.906.196            
CABARC 1.00.0601 -m LZX:20 10.906.957            
CMM 2007-09-18   11.019.119            
BOA 0.58b -m15 11.035.545            
Szip 1.12 -b41 -o255 11.100.363            
DST 0.9b -me -4 11.289.830            
JAR 1.02 -m4 11.328.141            
UHARC (LZP) 0.6b -mz -md32768 11.502.318 0.4 114.687        
Chile 0.5 -b=2048 12.060.876 0.3d -90.367        
Hook 0.8d 800 2 0 12.120.617 0.8c 9 0.8b -11 0.7c -699.447
IMP (LZ77) 1.12 -1 -m3 -mm 12.357.206            
Small PPMII 1024KB variant J -o5 12.922.675 variant I 40.034        
Bzip 0.21 -9 13.006.350            
7-Zip (BZip2) 4.45 alpha 1 -tBZip2 -mx9 -mpass10 13.097.667 4.41 beta -390        
IMP (BWT) 1.12 -2 -mm 13.107.030            
DACT 0.8.40 -b 16777216 13.138.019            
Bzip2 1.0.3 -9 13.209.068 1.0.2 -351        
WinZip (bzip2) 10.0 -eb 13.209.194            
JCALG1 r5.32 9 13.367.706            
SR 3   13.983.771            
7-Zip (ZIP-Deflate64) 4.45 alpha 1 -tzip -mm=Deflate64 -mfb=257 -mpass=15 -mmc=1000 16.293.834 4.41 beta 194 4.33 beta 4.476 4.32 158.576
CTW 0.1 -n16M -d11 16.862.621            
HA 0.999b 2 16.936.571            
KZIP (Deflate) 11-10-2006 /b1024 17.147.637 23-11-2005 11.393 02-08-2005 1    
7-Zip (ZIP-Deflate) 4.45 alpha 1 -tzip -mm=Deflate -mfb=258 -mpass=15 -mmc=1000 17.172.390 4.41 beta -555 4.33 beta 3.702 4.32 170.925
WinZip (Deflate64) 10.0 -ee 17.406.123            
THOR 0.9a x 17.927.864 0.7a 796 0.6a 4.291.980    
HIT 2.10 -x 17.976.559            
QuArk 1.0b   17.978.590            
PKZIP (Deflate) 2.5 -max 18.176.954            
LHA32 2.67.00   18.190.046            
Dzip 2.9 -9 18.191.783            
WinZip (Deflate) 10.0 -ex 18.241.599            
Gzip 1.3.5 -9 18.251.425            
ARJ32 3.14 -jm -jh8192 18.463.886            
ALZip 6.03 beta   19.269.185            
Zoo 2.1 h 20.335.389            
Lzop 1.02rc1 -9 20.715.079            
Coder 1.1 67108864 -ewa 23.614.260            
QuickLZ 1.20   27.543.827            
BAR 1.1.2   37.838.392