Firmicus at gmx.net
Mon Mar 10 06:41:52 EDT 2008
Roman Kyrylych a écrit :
> 2008/3/10, Firmicus <Firmicus at gmx.net>:
>> Hi everyone,
>> The TeXLive project is considering using the lzma format instead of bz2
>> for its next release, and I wondered whether it is supported by makepkg.
>> It is not, as I expected. But to my suprise, there is not even a
>> PKGBUILD for it in AUR/unsupported! I have thus just uploaded lzma-utils
>> to [community]. In case some of you are interested, it is said to
>> achieve 15% better compression rates than bzip2 while being 2 to 5 times
>> faster. And decompression is nearly as fast as gunzip (see
> Doesn't p7zip handle lzma archives?
No. p7zip uses the lzma algorithm to generate its own format. Files
compressed with lzma cannot be decompressed with 7z.
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