slimdata - Tools and library for reading and writing slim compressed data

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Distribution CentOS 5
Repository PUIAS Computational x86_64
Package name slimdata
Package version 2.6.4
Package release 1.PU_IAS.5
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 198.39 KB
Download size 88.06 KB
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Slim is a data compression system for scientific data sets, both a binary and a
library with C linkage. Slim works with integer data from one or more channels
in a file, which it can compress more rapidly than general tools like gzip.


Package Version Architecture Repository
slimdata-2.6.4-1.PU_IAS.5.i386.rpm 2.6.4 i386 PUIAS Computational
slimdata - - -


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Name Value -
slimdata = 2.6.4-1.PU_IAS.5


Type URL
Binary Package slimdata-2.6.4-1.PU_IAS.5.x86_64.rpm
Source Package slimdata-2.6.4-1.PU_IAS.5.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Create the repository config file /etc/yum.repos.d/puias-computational.repo:
    name=PUIAS Computational
  2. Install slimdata rpm package:
    # yum install slimdata




2011-06-01 - Jon Ciesla <> - 2.6.4-1
- New upstream. 
- Dropping check section as it fails in RPM build.
2011-02-09 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 2.6.3-8
- Rebuilt for
2009-08-07 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.3-7
- Excluearch sparcv9 and sparc64 as slimdata doesn't work on bigendian machines
2009-07-26 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 2.6.3-6
- Rebuilt for
2009-06-15 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.3-5
- Change name of man page to slimdata as well (BZ 506141).
2009-05-05 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.3-4
- Change binary name to slimdata.
- Use symlinks for binaries unslim and slimcat
2009-04-21 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.3-3
- Correct license tag.
- Make tests run.
- Set exec bit on /usr/lib/
2009-04-04 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.3-2
- Don't run tests since they don't seem to work.
2009-03-22 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.3-1
- Upstream 2.6.3.  Includes proper licensing.
2009-02-24 - Matthew Truch <matt at> - 2.6.1b-4
- Include patch to fix gcc-4.4 compilation from Lucian.

See Also

Package Description
slimdata-devel-2.6.4-1.PU_IAS.5.x86_64.rpm Headers required when building programs against getdata
snksu-2.1-1.PU_IAS.5.x86_64.rpm Allow su to root using a secure net key
svgalib-1.9.25-3.sdl5.x86_64.rpm Low-level fullscreen SVGA graphics library
svgalib-devel-1.9.25-3.sdl5.x86_64.rpm Development tools for the SVGAlib graphics library
tkinter26-2.6.8-2.el5.x86_64.rpm A graphical user interface for the Python scripting language
torque-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm Tera-scale Open-source Resource and QUEue manager
torque-client-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm client part of Torque
torque-devel-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm Development tools for programs which will use the torque library
torque-docs-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm docs for Torque
torque-drmaa-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm DRMAA 1.0 implementation for PBS/TORQUE
torque-drmaa-docs-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm DRMAA 1.0 implementation for PBS/TORQUE
torque-gui-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm graphical client part of Torque
torque-libs-3.0.6-7.PU_IAS.5.i386.rpm Torque libraries
torque-libs-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm Torque libraries
torque-localhost-3.0.6-8.sdl5.x86_64.rpm installs and configures a minimal localhost-only batch queue system