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Re: `gzip` dependency

From: Phillip Lord
Subject: Re: `gzip` dependency
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 10:00:32 +0000
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org> writes:

>> From: Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca>
>> Cc: Phillip Lord <phillip.lord@russet.org.uk>,  emacs-devel@gnu.org
>> Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 15:52:07 -0500
>> > The gzip thing is again your call (having gzip in the package is no
>> > big deal, IMO).
>> BTW, we don't really need a `gzip` executable as long as we have the
>> `zlib-decompress-region` function, right?
> Not necessarily, because Info files can be read outside Emacs.

This is not an issue for the Windows package of Emacs, as far as I can tell.


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