Ticket #839 (closed enhancement: fixed)

Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

[PATCH] Add lzip support

Reported by: scop Assigned to: RpmTickets
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: rpm Version: RPM Development
Keywords: Cc:

Description

A number of projects, for example GNU ones, are shipping their tarballs compressed with lzip; the attached (untested) patch adds support for it.

http://lzip.nongnu.org/lzip.html

Attachments

0003-Add-lzip-support.patch (3.2 kB) - added by scop on 04/24/11 13:19:55.

Change History

04/24/11 13:19:55 changed by scop

  • attachment 0003-Add-lzip-support.patch added.

04/29/11 05:15:00 changed by pmatilai

  • status changed from new to closed.
  • resolution set to fixed.

Right, this was actually suggested by somebody else a couple of years ago when there were practically zero users for the format and rejected, or rather post-poned as "if it gains users then we'll add it..." Clearly there are users now so ... applied, thanks for the patch!