GZip/BZip2

Description

Packs a file using the GZip or BZip2 algorithm. The output file is only generated if it doesn't exist or the source file is newer.

Parameters

Attribute Description Required
src the file to gzip/bzip. Yes
destfile the destination file to create. Exactly one of the two.
zipfile the deprecated old name of destfile.

Examples

    <gzip src="/test.tar" destfile="test.tar.gz"/>

    <bzip2 src="/test.tar" destfile="test.tar.bz2"/>

Source: Apache Ant