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Re: [CVS] RPM: rpm/ CHANGES

From: Ralf S. Engelschall <rse+rpm-devel@rpm5.org>
Date: Tue 16 Dec 2008 - 13:37:59 CET
Message-ID: <20081216123759.GA43261@engelschall.com>
On Tue, Dec 16, 2008, Anders F Björklund wrote:

> Ralf S. Engelschall wrote:
>
>>>     - proyvind: add support for xz for all tools shipped with rpm.
>>>     - proyvind: lzdio: add support for xz format. (removes liblzma
>>> 4.999.3 support)
>>> [...]
>>
>> Where can this new "xz" stuff be found on the net?
>> Google shows me just a few mail postings but where is the homepage of
>> "xz"?
>
> The "LZMA_Alone" format, as known from LZMA SDK, is now "lzma" (.lzma)
> The new "LZMA-with-magic" format, from LZMA Utils, is now "xz" (.xz)
>
> So it can still be found under LZMA Utils, at http://tukaani.org/lzma/
> Before, there were two different formats with the same suffix/mime-type.

Oh, I see! Thank you very much for the clarification...

                                       Ralf S. Engelschall
                                       rse@engelschall.com
                                       www.engelschall.com
Received on Tue Dec 16 13:38:18 2008
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