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Thread: better winrar compression
06-16-2007, 06:18 AM #1
better winrar compression
I am making a weekly backup batch file for my work directories.
I am using robocopy to gather them all into a temp directory then using winrar command line to compress them and send them to my external hard drive. In the GUI for winrar there is a setting to select speed over quality. I believe the options are
Does anyone know of the command line option to make the compression 'best'?
Last edited by GO ILLINI; 06-16-2007 at 06:21 AM.
06-16-2007, 11:45 AM #2
06-16-2007, 06:50 PM #3
To bad best only saved me 1gb of space...
Does anyone know of the best compressor avaliable in command line for windows?
06-18-2007, 07:34 PM #4
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winrar on m5 probably is the best, i have not benchmarked against others. How does tar.bz2 compare for file size?