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The New Features Of The Linux 5.7 Kernel: Tiger Lake...   Software   12 Apr 2020
Btrfs Zstd Compression Benchmarks On Linux 4.14   Storage   13 Nov 2017
The Exciting Features Of Linux 4.14: Zstd, Vega...   Software   17 Sep 2017

Zstd Linux News

Ubuntu 21.10 Compressing Debian Packages With Zstd   Ubuntu   05 Jul 2021
Libzip 1.8 Released With Support For Zstd Compressed...   Programming   19 Jun 2021
-O3 Compiler Optimization Level Still Deemed Too...   Linux Kernel   05 Jun 2021
New + Updated Benchmarks For May 2021 - Now At 661...   Phoronix Test Suite   02 Jun 2021
Windows vs. Linux, 5.13 Kernel, FreeBSD 13, Other May...   Free Software   01 Jun 2021
Fedora Cloud 35 Looking To Use The Btrfs File-System...   Fedora   26 May 2021
Zstd 1.5 Released With Big Performance Improvements   Standards   14 May 2021
DragonFlyBSD 6.0 Released With Many Kernel...   BSD   10 May 2021
UBIFS To Default To Zstd Compressed File-System With...   Linux Storage   06 May 2021
Linux 5.13 To Allow Zstd Compressed Modules, Zstd...   Linux Kernel   03 May 2021
Fedora 34 Released As A Hugely Exciting Update For...   Fedora   27 Apr 2021
Fedora 34 To Release Next Week As A Very Exciting...   Fedora   24 Apr 2021
Many New/Updated Benchmarks For March With New...   Phoronix Test Suite   28 Mar 2021
Zstd 1.4.9 Released With ~2x Faster Performance For...   Programming   03 Mar 2021
Mageia 8 Released - Flips On AMDGPU For Older GCN...   Operating Systems   26 Feb 2021
F2FS With Linux 5.12 Lets You Configure The Zstd/LZ4...   Linux Storage   18 Feb 2021
Facebook's Linux Desktop Choice Is Fedora But Ramping...   Fedora   14 Feb 2021
Fedora 34 Will See HarfBuzz-Enabled FreeType As The...   Fedora   05 Feb 2021
There Is Another Attempt At Allowing Zstd-Compressed...   Linux Kernel   28 Jan 2021
Fedora 34 Cleared For Btrfs Zstd Compression By...   Fedora   19 Jan 2021
FreeBSD Continues Work On Ridding Its Base Of...   BSD   16 Jan 2021
Fedora Looks To Overhaul Its Community Outreach   Fedora   12 Jan 2021
F2FS With Linux 5.12 To Allow Configuring Compression...   Linux Storage   12 Jan 2021
Linux Mint 20.1 Released With Web Apps, IPTV Player,...   Operating Systems   08 Jan 2021
Fedora Workstation 34 Looking To Employ Btrfs Zstd...   Fedora   30 Dec 2020
Patch Proposed For Removing BZIP2 Support From The...   Linux Kernel   22 Dec 2020
Bcachefs Under Review With All Known Blockers Resolved   Linux Storage   18 Dec 2020
Mageia 8 Beta 2 Released With A Platter Of Updated...   Operating Systems   13 Dec 2020
F2FS Proposal Adds Support For LZ4HC Compression   Linux Storage   01 Dec 2020
OpenZFS 2.0 Released With Unified FreeBSD/Linux...   Linux Storage   30 Nov 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC7 Brings Better ABI Handling, Reduced...   Linux Storage   26 Nov 2020
Mageia 8 Linux OS Is Inching Closer To Release   Operating Systems   13 Nov 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC6 Released With More Fixes For ZFS On...   Linux Storage   12 Nov 2020
OpenSolaris-Derived OmniOS CE Updated With A Ton Of...   Operating Systems   04 Nov 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC5 Released With Linux 5.10 Compatibility...   Linux Storage   03 Nov 2020
Bcachefs Linux File-System Sent Out For Review With...   Linux Storage   27 Oct 2020
FreeBSD Can Now Be Built From Linux/macOS Hosts,...   BSD   22 Oct 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC4 Released With More Fixes, Linux 5.9...   Linux Storage   19 Oct 2020
More KDE Wayland Fixes Heading Into Plasma 5.20.1   KDE   17 Oct 2020
F2FS With Linux 5.10 Brings Many Improvements And A...   Linux Storage   15 Oct 2020
OpenZFS 2.0 Nears Release, OpenZFS 3.0 Could See macOS...   Linux Storage   07 Oct 2020
U-Boot 2020.10 Released With Many Improvements   Free Software   06 Oct 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC3 Released With Bug Fixes, Intel QAT...   Linux Storage   01 Oct 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC2 Released With Dozens Of Fixes   Linux Storage   18 Sep 2020
Fedora 34 Change To Further Compress Install Media...   Fedora   15 Sep 2020
KDAB Releases Hotspot 1.3 For Visualizing Linux Perf...   Free Software   03 Sep 2020
OpenZFS 2.0-RC1 Released With Unified Linux/BSD...   Linux Storage   25 Aug 2020
OpenZFS Support Merged Into Mainline FreeBSD   BSD   25 Aug 2020
OpenZFS File-System Merges Support For Using Zstd...   Linux Storage   22 Aug 2020
Now That The Linux Kernel Can Be Zstd-Compressed, The...   Linux Kernel   21 Aug 2020
QEMU 5.1 Release Brings Many Improvements To This...   Virtualization   12 Aug 2020
Fedora Btrfs Activity Continues - New Options To...   Fedora   10 Aug 2020
Mageia 8 Beta 1 Released With Many Improvements   Operating Systems   07 Aug 2020
Eight Great Features Of Linux 5.8   Linux Kernel   31 Jul 2020
Systemd 246 Released With Many Changes   systemd   30 Jul 2020
OpenMandriva Lx 4.2 Reaches Alpha   Operating Systems   28 Jul 2020
Zstd-Compressed Linux Kernel Images Look Very Close To...   Linux Kernel   26 Jul 2020
Systemd 246 Release Is Imminent With RC2 Released   systemd   24 Jul 2020
QEMU 5.1 Bringing Many CPU Improvements From Loongson...   Virtualization   16 Jul 2020
FreeBSD Getting Close To Finally Migrating Development...   BSD   15 Jul 2020
systemd 246-RC1 Released   systemd   09 Jul 2020
Fedora Developers Evaluating Compression Options For...   Fedora   08 Jul 2020
Zstd'ing The Kernel Might See Mainline With Linux 5.9...   Linux Kernel   07 Jul 2020
Systemd 246 Is On The Way With Many Changes   systemd   01 Jul 2020
Mageia 8 Alpha 1 Released With Better ARM Support,...   Operating Systems   26 Jun 2020
F2FS Improvements Sent In For Linux 5.8 With LZO-RLE,...   Linux Storage   10 Jun 2020
Linux 5.7 Kernel Released With New Apple Driver,...   Linux Kernel   31 May 2020
The Top Linux 5.7 Features From Apple Fast Charge To...   Linux Kernel   29 May 2020
Zstd 1.4.5 Released With 5~10% Faster Decompression...   Free Software   22 May 2020
Zstd Compression Under Review For OpenZFS   Linux Storage   17 May 2020
Proxmox VE 6.2 Released With Zstd Backups, Live...   Virtualization   12 May 2020
F2FS Added Zstd Compression With Linux 5.7 While Now...   Linux Storage   16 Apr 2020
F2FS Introduces Zstd Compression Support With The...   Linux Storage   07 Apr 2020
Some Of The Features To Look Forward To With Linux 5.7   Linux Kernel   27 Mar 2020
F2FS File-System Adding Zstd Compression Support In...   Linux Storage   23 Mar 2020
GNU Automake 1.16.2 Released With Zstd Support   GNU   22 Mar 2020
Zstd Compressed Linux Kernel Images Proposed Once More   Linux Kernel   16 Mar 2020
Fedora 32 Install Media Unlikely To Lose Weight But...   Fedora   04 Feb 2020
OpenMandriva 4.1 Released With Clang'ed LTO+PGO...   Operating Systems   01 Feb 2020
Solus 4.1 Released With Application Changes, ESYNC...   Operating Systems   25 Jan 2020
OpenMandriva Is The Latest Linux Distribution Using...   Operating Systems   07 Jan 2020
Arch's Switch To Zstd: ~0.8% Increase In Package Size...   Operating Systems   04 Jan 2020
Zstd 1.4.4 Released With Faster Compression &...   Programming   05 Nov 2019
Arch Linux's Pacman 5.2 Released - Drops Support For...   Operating Systems   21 Oct 2019
GNOME 3.35.1 Released As The First Step Towards GNOME...   GNOME   20 Oct 2019
Arch Linux Nears Roll-Out Of Zstd Compressed Packages...   Operating Systems   16 Oct 2019
GNU Wget2 Reaches Beta With Faster Download Speeds,...   GNU   06 Sep 2019
Zstd 1.4.1 Further Improves Decode Speed, Other...   Standards   19 Jul 2019
Linux's UBIFS File-System Picks Up Support For Zstd...   Linux Storage   14 Jul 2019
GCC 10 Lands The Zstd LTO Bytecode Compression Support   GNU   06 Jul 2019
GRUB 2.04 Bootloader Released With RISC-V Support,...   GNU   05 Jul 2019
GCC Is Looking At Zstd For Compressing Its LTO Data   GNU   21 Jun 2019
Zstd-Compressing The Linux Kernel Has Been Brought Up...   Linux Kernel   10 Jun 2019
Ubuntu Moving Ahead With Compressing Their Kernel...   Ubuntu   06 Jun 2019
Fedora 31 Considers Compressing Their RPM Packages...   Fedora   30 May 2019
Linux Kernel's Perf Now Supports Zstd-Compressed Trace...   Linux Kernel   19 May 2019
LWJGL 3.2.2 Updates Against Vulkan 1.1, Other New...   Programming   11 May 2019
Zstd 1.4 Brings Even Better Compression /...   Free Software   17 Apr 2019
GRUB 2.04 Release Candidate Brings Globs Of New...   GNU   09 Apr 2019
Additional Xeon Platinum 8280 Cascade Lake Benchmarks...   Intel   02 Apr 2019