./archivers/lziprecover, Recovery tool for lossless data compressor based on the LZMA algorithm

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.18, Package name: lziprecover-1.18, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Lziprecover is a data recovery tool and decompressor for files in the
lzip compressed data format (.lz) able to repair slightly damaged files,
recover badly damaged files from two or more copies, extract undamaged
members from multi-member files, decompress files and test integrity of
files.

Lziprecover is able to recover or decompress files produced by any of
the compressors in the lzip family; lzip, plzip, minilzip/lzlib, clzip
and pdlzip. This recovery capability contributes to make the lzip format
one of the best options for long-term data archiving.

Lziprecover is able to efficiently extract a range of bytes from a
multi-member file, because it only decompresses the members containing
the desired data.


Required to build:
[pkgtools/cwrappers]

Master sites:

SHA1: 7d6582bce447474b2341ab8b77de9368a12a19a0
RMD160: bededcded7c1c1b2bc332194fb9988b9019e6f03
Filesize: 84.555 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2016-12-16 15:01:07 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated archivers/lziprecover to 1.18
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2016-05-12  Antonio Diaz Diaz  <antonio@gnu.org>

        * Version 1.18 released.
        * main.cc: Added new option '-a, --trailing-error'.
        * merge.cc (open_input_files): Use CRC to test identical files.
        * repair.cc (repair_file): Detect gross damage before repairing.
        * repair.cc: Repair a damaged dictionary size in the header.
        * repair.cc: Try bytes at offsets 7 to 11 first.
        * Decompression time has been reduced by 2%.
        * main.cc (decompress): Print up to 6 bytes of trailing data
          when '-tvvvv' is specified.
        * decoder.cc (verify_trailer): Removed test of final code.
        * main.cc (main): Delete '--output' file if infd is a terminal.
        * main.cc (main): Don't use stdin more than once.
        * Use 'close_and_set_permissions' and 'set_signals' in all modes.
        * range_dec.cc (list_file): Show dictionary size and size of
          trailing data (if any) with '-lv'.
        * Added new option '-A, --alone-to-lz'.
        * Added new option '-W, --debug-decompress'.
        * Added new option '-X, --show-packets'.
        * Changed short name of option '--debug-delay' to '-Y'.
        * Changed short name of option '--debug-repair' to '-Z'.
        * unzcrash.cc: Added new option '-B, --block'.
        * unzcrash.cc: Added new option '-d, --delta'.
        * unzcrash.cc: Added new option '-t, --truncate'.
        * unzcrash.cc: Added new option '-z, --zcmp'.
        * unzcrash.cc: Read files as large as RAM allows.
        * unzcrash.cc: Compare output using zcmp if decompressor returns 0.
        * unzcrash.cc: Accept negative position and size.
        * lzip.texi: Added chapter 'Trailing data'.
        * configure: Avoid warning on some shells when testing for g++.
        * Makefile.in: Detect the existence of install-info.
        * testsuite/check.sh: Don't check error messages.
        * testsuite/check.sh: A POSIX shell is required to run the tests.
   2015-11-03 01:56:27 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (93)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for archivers category

Problems found with existing distfile for eagle:
	distfiles/bicom101.zip
	distfiles/szip-2.1nb3/szip-2.1.tar.gz
	distfiles/xmill-0.9.1.tar.gz
No changes made to these distinfo files.

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2015-07-26 14:17:47 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update 1.16 to 1.17
-------------------
2015-05-28  Antonio Diaz Diaz  <antonio@gnu.org>

	* Version 1.17 released.
	* New block selection algorithm makes merge up to 100 times faster.
	* repair.cc: Repair time has been reduced by 15%.
	* Added new option '-y, --debug-delay'.
	* Added new option '-z, --debug-repair'.
	* Makefile.in: Added new targets 'install*-compress'.
	* testsuite/unzcrash.cc: Moved to top directory.
	* lziprecover.texi: Added chapter 'File names'.
   2015-01-04 11:45:22 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 1.16:

Changes in version 1.16:

Repairing of single-byte errors is now about 10 times faster depending
on file size and position of error.

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.

"lziprecover.texinfo" has been renamed to "lziprecover.texi".

The license has been changed to GPL version 2 or later.
   2014-12-16 16:37:43 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
MASTER_SITES directory is one level down now.
   2013-10-09 22:35:11 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 1.15:

Changes in version 1.15:

Lziprecover can now repair multi-member files with up to one byte error
per member, without having to split them first.

Lziprecover can now merge multi-member files without having to split
them first even if some copies have the header and the trailer damaged.

The chapters "Repairing files", "Merging files" and \ 
"Unzcrash" have been
added to the manual.
   2012-09-11 21:47:04 by Aleksej Saushev | Files touched by this commit (95)
Log message:
"user-destdir" is default these days
   2012-03-14 15:40:36 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4) | Imported package
Log message:
Initial import of lziprecover-1.13:

Lziprecover is a data recovery tool and decompressor for files in the
lzip compressed data format (.lz) able to repair slightly damaged files,
recover badly damaged files from two or more copies, extract undamaged
members from multi-member files, decompress files and test integrity of
files.

Lziprecover is able to recover or decompress files produced by any of
the compressors in the lzip family; lzip, plzip, minilzip/lzlib, clzip
and pdlzip. This recovery capability contributes to make the lzip format
one of the best options for long-term data archiving.

Lziprecover is able to efficiently extract a range of bytes from a
multi-member file, because it only decompresses the members containing
the desired data.