Compressing hippos really fast

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Mar 5 10:05:00 GMT 2008

On Mar  4 18:35, Phil Betts wrote:
> I had this problem ages ago.  My solution was to run two backups.  
> One uncompressed including only files globbing *.gz, *.t[bg]z, *.[zZ], 
> *.bz2, *.zip etc, and one for the remainder which was piped 
> through gzip.

I guess that's the way to go in the long run.


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