/lzip, Lossless data compressor based on the LZMA algorithm
1.17, Package name:
lzip-1.17, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users
Lzip is a lossless data compressor based on the LZMA algorithm, with
very safe integrity checking and a user interface similar to the one of
gzip or bzip2. Lzip decompresses almost as fast as gzip and compresses
better than bzip2, which makes it well suited for software distribution
and data archiving.
Master sites: SHA1:
Version history: (Expand)
- (2015-07-26) Updated to version: lzip-1.17
- (2014-11-20) Updated to version: lzip-1.16
- (2013-10-10) Updated to version: lzip-1.15
- (2013-04-11) Updated to version: lzip-1.14
- (2012-03-14) Updated to version: lzip-1.13
- (2011-10-22) Updated to version: lzip-1.12
CVS history: (Expand)
| 2015-07-26 14:15:30 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | |
Update 1.16 to 1.17
2015-07-12 Antonio Diaz Diaz <email@example.com>
* Version 1.17 released.
* Reorganization of the compression code.
* lzip.texi: Added chapter 'Quality assurance'.
* Makefile.in: Added new targets 'install*-compress'.
| 2014-11-20 08:32:15 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | |
(upstream) update 1.15. to 1.16
Changes in version 1.16:
Compression ratio of option -9 has been slightly increased.
Compression time has been reduced by 4%.
"lzip -0" is now comparable in compression speed and ratio to \
Copying of file dates, permissions, and ownership now behaves like "cp -p".
(If the user ID or the group ID can't be duplicated, the file permission
bits S_ISUID and S_ISGID are cleared).
Some minor improvements have been made.
"lzip.texinfo" has been renamed to "lzip.texi".
The license has been changed to GPL version 2 or later.
| 2013-10-10 14:03:03 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (1) |
Pass custom CXX, CPPFLAGS, CXXFLAGS, LDFLAGS
| 2013-10-09 22:34:09 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | |
Update to 1.15:
Changes in version 1.15:
Lzip now shows the progress of compression at verbosity level 2 (-vv).
Decompressing and testing no more show file version.
Option "-n, --threads" is now accepted and ignored for compatibility
The configure script now accepts options with a separate argument.
The chapter "Stream format" and the appendix "Reference source \
have been added to the manual.
| 2013-04-10 22:55:12 by Sergey Svishchev | Files touched by this commit (2) | |
Update to 1.14. Changes:
* Multi-step trials have been implemented.
* Compression ratio has been slightly increased.
* Compression time has been reduced by 5%.
* Decompression time has been reduced by 12%.
| 2012-09-11 21:47:04 by Aleksej Saushev | Files touched by this commit (95) |
"user-destdir" is default these days
| 2012-03-14 15:39:59 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | |
Update to 1.13:
Lziprecover has been moved to its own package.
Inability to change output file attributes has been downgraded from
error to warning.
Compression time of option "-0" has been reduced by 2%.
A reorganization of the compression code has been made.
A small change has been made in the "--help" output and man page.
Quote characters in messages have been changed as advised by GNU Coding
Configure option "--datadir" has been renamed to \
follow GNU Standards.
| 2012-01-29 09:41:22 by Steven Drake | Files touched by this commit (1) |