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Re: Future autoconf package compression

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: Re: Future autoconf package compression
Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2012 03:35:50 +0100

Paul Eggert wrote:
> On 12/15/2012 05:54 PM, Jim Meyering wrote:
>> FYI, a couple of weeks ago, Aki Helin exposed still more problems in
>> gzip's unpacking code.
> Well, to be fair, I also have a similar problem with 'tar'
> in my inbox, from Aki, but I'm not inclined to suggest that
> we stop using 'tar'....

Of course.  Nor am I.
GNU tar's overall code quality is far higher than that of gzip.

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