Lzip Changelog

New in version 1.16

September 9th, 2014
  • Compression ratio of option '-9' has been slightly increased.
  • Compression time has been reduced by 4%.
  • Compression time of option '-0' has been reduced by 2%.
  • main.cc (close_and_set_permissions): Behave like 'cp -p'.
  • Minor improvements.
  • lzip.texinfo: Renamed to lzip.texi.
  • License changed to GPL version 2 or later.

New in version 1.16 RC 1 (July 7th, 2014)

  • License changed to GPL version 2 or later.

New in version 1.16 Pre 2 (May 20th, 2014)

  • Compression ratio of option '-9' has been slightly increased.
  • Compression time of option '-0' has been reduced by 2%.

New in version 1.16 RC 1 (May 12th, 2014)

  • Compression ratio of option -9 has been slightly increased.

New in version 1.16 Pre 1 (February 1st, 2014)

  • main.cc (close_and_set_permissions): Behave like 'cp -p'.
  • Compression time has been reduced by 4%.
  • Minor improvements.
  • lzip.texinfo: Renamed to lzip.texi.

New in version 1.15 (October 2nd, 2013)

  • Show progress of compression at verbosity level 2 (-vv).
  • main.cc (show_header): Do not show header version.
  • Ignore option '-n, --threads' for compatibility with plzip.
  • configure: Options now accept a separate argument.
  • Added chapter 'Stream format' and appendix 'Reference source code' to the manual.

New in version 1.15 RC 1 (August 9th, 2013)

  • main.cc (show_header): Do not show header version.
  • Updated appendix 'Reference source code' to version 0.4 of lzd.
  • Minor fixes.

New in version 1.15 Pre 3 (July 16th, 2013)

  • Show progress of compression at verbosity level 2 (-vv).

New in version 1.15 Pre 2 (May 13th, 2013)

  • configure: Options now accept a separate argument.