Ultimate Command Line Compressors




The test files: 400 files of the game Scourge 0.10, excluding the 2 ogg files.
MD5-Hashes: MD5 format
Total size: 30.092.821 Bytes
Compression method: all files compressed to 1 archive. For compressors that cannot recurse subdirectories, the files are first collected with QFC 3.02, using the switches: /r /sed.

Name of
compression program
Last tested
version
Parameters that produce
the best (=smallest) result
Size
(Bytes)
Gain/loss compared with
previously tested versions (incremental)
WinRK (PWCM) 3.0 build 3 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile PWCM-ms800-lom512-amo255 7.723.614 3.0 build 2 beta 188.855 2.1 build 6 -6.307    
PAQ 8p QFC -7 8.028.290 8o8 153.541 8l 535.998 8k -18.697
WinRK (FPW1) 3.0 build 3 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile FPW1-ms800-lom512-amo255 8.306.821 3.0 build 2 beta 235.644 2.1 build 6 -29.490    
LibMComp (PWCM) 2.3 -mx -M800m 8.419.813            
WinRK (FPW2) 3.0 build 3 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile FPW2-ms800-lom512-amo255 8.431.901            
LibMComp (FPW1) 2.3 -mfpw1 -M800m 8.848.829            
WinRK (FPW3) 3.0 build 3 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile FPW3-ms800-lom512-amo255 8.977.594            
LibMComp (FPW2) 2.3 -mfpw2 -M800m 9.048.978            
UDA 0.301 QFC 9.123.699 0.284 140.171        
Emilcont 0.3Alpha QFC -6 9.145.768 0.2xx 20.746        
NanoZip 0.06 alpha QFC -cc -m800m -nm -forcemem 9.650.109            
LibMComp (FPW3) 2.3 -mfpw3 -M800m 9.806.927            
Quark 0.95r QFC -d26 -l9 10.091.514 0.93 926.047        
UHARC (ALZ) 0.6b -r -m3 -md32768 10.127.913 0.5 78.397 0.4 207 0.2 320.071
WinRK (ROLZ2) 3.0 build 3 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile ROLZ2-ms800-lom512-PPMd-amo255 10.164.718 3.0 build 2 beta -11.035 2.1 build 6 327.404    
UHARC (PPM) 0.6b -r -mx -md32768 10.193.951 0.5 17.473 0.4 135.912    
DURILCA 0.5 QFC -m800 -o64 -t1(7,(0-3)) 10.279.190 0.4b 113.123        
WinRK (FPW4) 3.0 build 3 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile FPW4-ms800-lom512-amo255 10.289.856            
CCM 1.30 QFC x 6 10.498.836 1.26b 28.760 1.21 569.013 1.20f 6.264
PAQ9 a QFC -8 10.601.759            
WinRK (PPMZ) 3.0 build 2 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile PPMZ-ms800-lom512-amo255 10.629.159 2.1 build 6 -432.528        
LibMComp (ROLZ3) 2.3 QFC -mf3x -M800m 10.653.997            
RK 1.04.1 -mx3 -M256 10.740.184            
Monstrous PPMII variant J QFC -m800 -o16 10.830.524 variant I 1.245.564        
LPAQ 8 QFC 8 10.947.677 7 79.131 6 24.596    
Squeez 5.0 -r -s -ux -uxx9 -ppm1 -ppmo32 10.949.148            
Slim! 0.23d -r -m800 -o256 11.024.247            
7-Zip (LZMA) 4.45 alpha 1 -r -t7z -mx9 -m0=LZMA:mf=bt3:fb273:lc5:mc1000 11.119.769 4.41 beta -13.898 4.33 beta 1.233 4.32 -4.052
RKC (PPMZ) 1.02 QFC -mxx -M800m -o32 11.267.269            
LibMComp (FPW4) 2.3 -mfpw4 -M800m 11.291.000            
WinRK (PPMD) 3.0 build 2 beta -setg recurse yes -set profile PPMD-ms800-lom512-amo255 11.421.088 2.1 build 6 -502.364        
SBC 0.970 rev 2 -r -m3 -b63 -ab -oa 11.439.717            
LibMComp (ROLZ2) 2.3 QFC -mfx -M800m 11.481.554            
EPM r9 QFC -m800 11.579.010            
Ocamyd 1.66.final QFC -s0 -m8 11.597.658 1.66.rc3 -36.786 1.65.final 27.332 1.65.dev25 836.229
DURILCA'light 0.5 QFC -m800 -o64 -t1(7,(0-3)) 11.806.416 0.4b 7.285        
777 0.04b1 -r -s -md1024 -m9 11.899.477            
ACE 2.04 -r -s -m5 -d4096 11.942.073            
LZPXJ 1.2h QFC 8 11.982.045 1.2g 34.800 1.1b 374.298 1.1a 153.826
TC 5.2dev2 QFC 12.042.353            
RKIVE 1.92b1 -r -mt3 12.115.593            
RKC (PPMD) 1.02 QFC -mx -M800m -o128 12.217.397            
Pimple 1.43 beta -extreme 12.362.931 1.42 beta 19.966 1.0b10c 1.066.768 1.0testbed 822.050
UHARC (LZP) 0.6b -r -mz -md32768 12.388.747 0.4 22.976        
DGCA 1.10   12.465.616 1.08 144        
ASH cm-04 sse-9A9 QFC /m800 /o9 /s255 12.524.136            
CTXf 0.75 pre-beta 1 -r -b -me -ft -fm -fl 12.658.859            
RKC (ROLZ) 1.02 QFC -mf -T32768 -a- 12.733.288            
UFA 0.04b1 -r -s -md1024 -mx -m9 12.756.221            
StuffIt 9.0 -m=6 -l=100 -x=25 -o 12.852.396            
CMM 2007-09-18   13.009.692            
DC 0.99.307b -r -b1100 13.079.819            
LZPM 0.11 9 13.400.148            
Fast PPMII variant J rev 1 QFC -m256 -o11 13.466.827 variant I 102.960        
Rzip 2.0 QFC -9 13.467.045            
PPMVC 1.2 -m256 -o8 13.496.247            
QC 050 -8 13.611.735            
Bee 0.7.9 build 0316 -r -s -m3 -d8 13.637.979 0.7.7.b -735.506        
RAR 3.70 beta 5 -r -s -m5 -mdg -mc0:3t 13.683.719 3.60 beta 1 12.902 3.51 1.784    
7-Zip (PPMd) 4.45 alpha 1 -t7z -m0=PPMd:mem800m:o19 13.741.103 4.41 beta -94.336        
DST 0.9b QFC -me -4 13.771.849            
GRZipII 0.2.4 QFC -b6m -m1 -L18 -M26 13.772.859            
CABARC 1.00.0601 -r -m LZX:21 13.796.192            
RAR (LZ77) 3.70 beta 5 -r -s -m5 -mdg -mct- 13.796.622 3.60 beta 1 18.772 3.51 1.250    
RAR (PPM) 3.70 beta 5 -r -s -m5 -mdg -mc0:3t+ 13.812.969 3.60 beta 1 13.169 3.51 1.321    
Quad 1.10 x 14.016.712 1.09 4.026 1.07BETA 10.268 1.02a -47.506
ACB 2.00c QFC u 14.029.751            
BIX 1.00b7 -r -s -mdg -m1 14.061.168            
UHBC 1.0 QFC -b3m -m3 14.076.438            
QazaR 0.0pre5 -d9 -x0 -l7 14.146.787 0.0pre4d 622.547 0.0pre4c -377.150 0.0pre4b 29.840
BBB 1 QFC k512 14.200.477            
BA 1.01b QFC -T 14.237.173            
ZZIP 0.36c -r -1m -mx -mm -a 14.304.388            
IMP (LZ77) 1.12 -r -1 -m3 -mm 14.346.712            
BSSC 0.95 alpha QFC -b512 -e 14.354.866            
BMA 1.33 beta -r -m16m -a -rv -z30 14.386.604 1.32 beta 451.124 1.31 beta 48.761 1.30 beta 45.766
BOA 0.58b QFC -m15 14.618.850            
M99 2.1 -m 9m 14.726.892 1.0 368.388        
YBS 0.03f QFC -m6m -r 14.734.313            
ABC 2.4 QFC 14.778.190            
7-Zip (BZip2) 4.45 alpha 1 -tBZip2 -mx9 -mpass10 14.845.730 4.41 beta 16        
Szip 1.12 QFC -b5 -o255 14.882.307            
Small PPMII 1024KB variant J -o5 14.898.484 variant I 61.854        
Chile 0.5 QFC -b=2048 14.926.136 0.3d 71.768        
JAR 1.02 -r -m4 14.945.545            
OpenDark A QFC -b2m 14.960.415            
DACT 0.8.40 QFC -b 524288 14.975.286            
PPMY 2.02(3c+sse) /m800 /o10 14.991.598            
WinZip (PPMd) 10.0 -r -p -ep 15.003.625            
QLFC 6.6W 524288 15.038.537            
IMP (BWT) 1.12 -r -2 -mm 15.100.928            
Lz2a 02-04-2005 QFC -Szd 25 -Sd 16384 -Cb 16 15.168.765            
BWC 0.99d QFC -m 15.202.236            
Bzip 0.21 QFC -9 15.304.555            
Bzip2 1.0.3 QFC -9 15.329.902            
HA 0.999b r12 15.438.346            
WinZip (bzip2) 10.0 -r -p -eb 15.445.919            
JCALG1 r5.32 QFC 9 15.750.234            
BWTZIP   2097152 15.856.442            
7-Zip (ZIP-Deflate64) 4.45 alpha 1 -tzip -mm=Deflate64 -mfb=257 -mpass=15 -mmc=1000 15.966.788 4.41 beta 274 4.33 beta 795 4.32 80.378
SR 3   16.047.841            
KZIP (Deflate) 11-10-2006 /r /b256 16.055.789 23-11-2005 15.681 02-08-2005 112    
7-Zip (ZIP-Deflate) 4.45 alpha 1 -tzip -mm=Deflate -mfb=258 -mpass=15 -mmc=1000 16.059.233 4.41 beta 70 4.33 beta 616 4.32 81.195
BAR 1.1.2   16.067.894            
QuArk 1.0b QFC 16.395.361            
HIT 2.10 -r -x 16.417.535            
LHA32 2.67.00 -r -d 16.544.044            
THOR 0.9a QFC x 16.574.056 0.6a 1.800.572        
ARJ32 3.14 -r -jm -jh8192 16.615.023            
PKZIP (Deflate) 2.5 -dir -max 16.675.924            
WinZip (Deflate64) 10.0 -r -p -ee 16.687.670            
Dzip 2.9 QFC -9 16.695.634            
CTW 0.1 QFC -n16M -d4 -s 16.705.058            
Gzip 1.3.5 QFC -9 16.743.389            
WinZip (Deflate) 10.0 -r -p -ex 16.760.233            
Zoo 2.1 QFC h 16.925.638            
ALZip 6.03 beta   16.975.334            
Hook 0.8d 800 1 0 17.397.865 0.8c 8 0.8b 7 0.7c -14.045
Lzop 1.02rc1 QFC -9 18.137.630            
Coder 1.1 QFC 65536 -e7a 18.779.156            
QuickLZ 1.20   20.715.018