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Re: grep potential bug in compression lib

From: Stepan Kasal
Subject: Re: grep potential bug in compression lib
Date: Wed, 8 Jan 2003 11:40:34 +0100
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        thank you for your bug report.

On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 05:05:05PM +0100, Cyril Chaboisseau wrote:
> there might be a small bug in the zgrep (or grep -z) command :

> $ zgrep -n "" file.gz
> [...nothing happen]

This indeed is a bug in the zgrep script.
grep -z means zero-terminated input, at least for GNU grep, so it's not
relevant here.

A patch to zgrep script is attached to this mail.

The zgrep script is part of gzip package, I'll forward the patch to its

        Stepan Kasal

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