Am Montag, 11. Mai 2009 20:58:50 schrieb Hugo Doria:
I am sorry for resurrect this thread, but i wish to know what was decided about lzma. I still think that lzma could be a good use for us.
BTW, Slackware will use the lzma compression: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/ChangeLog.txt
I think we just need to wait until xz is stable and there is a libarchive version supporting it. According to http://tukaani.org/xz/ the file format itself seems stable but the tools not(?).