Zutils Changelog

New in version 1.3

September 9th, 2014
  • testsuite/check.sh: Fixed two values of expected exit status.
  • zutils.texi: Documented that '--format' does not verify format.
  • Added two missing #includes.
  • License changed to GPL version 2 or later.

New in version 1.3 RC 1 (July 29th, 2014)

  • Added two missing #includes.

New in version 1.3 Pre 2 (July 22nd, 2014)

  • testsuite/check.sh: Fixed two values of expected exit status.
  • zutils.texi: Documented that '--format' does not verify format.

New in version 1.3 Pre 1 (July 9th, 2014)

  • License changed to GPL version 2 or later.

New in version 1.2 (February 22nd, 2014)

  • Added new utility; zupdate.
  • Removed zutils executable. Utils are now independent executables.
  • zgrep.cc: Fixed the exit status returned on error.
  • zutils.texinfo: Renamed to zutils.texi.

New in version 1.2 Pre 3 (October 18th, 2013)

  • Removed zutils executable. Utils are now independent executables.
  • zupdate.cc: Added new option '-k, --keep'.
  • zupdate.cc: Ignore xz files if xz compressor is not installed.
  • zgrep.cc: Fixed the exit status returned on error.

New in version 1.2 Pre 2 (September 10th, 2013)

  • Added new utility; zupdate.

New in version 1.1 (August 26th, 2013)

  • Added options '--bz2', '--gz', '--lz' and '--xz' to all utilities.
  • Added runtime configuration file 'zutilsrc'.
  • New function 'good_status' checks exit status of all children.
  • Fixed all uses of decompressed/uncompressed in the documentation.

New in version 1.0 (June 13th, 2013)

  • Added new option '--format' to all utilities.
  • main.cc (main): Make 'grep_show_name' tri-state so that file
  • name is no prefixed to output by default when searching one
  • file and '--recursive' has not been selected.
  • Zgrep: Fixed output of option '-L' (it behaved like '-l').
  • zcmp.cc: Fixed deadlock when '-n' option is used.
  • zdiff.cc (set_data_feeder): Call decompressor with option "-q"
  • only if verbosity < 0.
  • zutils.cc (set_data_feeder): Likewise.
  • Changed quote characters in messages as advised by GNU Standards.
  • configure: Options now accept a separate argument.
  • configure: 'datadir' renamed to 'datarootdir'.
  • Makefile.in: Added new target 'install-bin'.
  • Use 'setmode' instead of '_setmode' on Windows and OS/2.
  • zcat.cc (Line_number): Fixed a portability issue with Solaris 9.
  • INSTALL: Document installing zutils along with GNU gzip.