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Re: xz instead of bzip2


On Jun 05 2017, Matias Fonzo <selk@dragora.org> wrote:

> Dear GCC developers,
>
> What happens here !
>
> "Weekly snapshots now use xz compression [2017-05-24]
>     ...instead of bzip2."
>
> Are you aware that a better implementation / format exists for this
> purposes?:
>
>     http://lzip.nongnu.org/
>
> Review of xz:
>
>     http://lzip.nongnu.org/xz_inadequate.html
>
>
> Please do the right thing..

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/coreutils/2017-01/msg00009.html

Andreas.

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