Release Notes: Copying of file dates, permissions, and ownership now behaves like "cp -p". (If the user ID or the group ID can't be duplicated, the file permission bits S_ISUID and S_ISGID are cleared). Compression time has been reduced by 4%. Some minor improvements have been made. "lzip.texinfo" has been renamed "lzip.texi".
Release Notes: Decompressing and testing no longer shows the file version. The "Reference source code" appendix of the manual has been updated to version 0.4 of lzd. Minor fixes have been made.
Release Notes: Lzip now shows the progress of compression at verbosity level 2 (-vv).
Release Notes: The "configure" script now accepts options with a separate argument.
Release Notes: Decompression time has been reduced by 1%. File version is now shown only if verbosity >= 4. The option "-n, --threads" is now accepted and ignored for compatibility with plzip. The chapter "Stream Format" and the appendix "Reference source code" have been added to the manual.
Release Notes: Compression ratio has been slightly increased. Compression time has been reduced by 5%.
Release Notes: Decompression time has been reduced by 12%.
Release Notes: This release adds minor fixes and cleanups.
Release Notes: The compression time of the option "-0" has been reduced by 2%. A reorganization of the compression code has been made. A small change has been made in the "--help" output and the man page. Quote characters in messages have been changed as advised by GNU Coding Standards.
Release Notes: Lziprecover has been moved to its own package. The inability to change output file attributes has been downgraded from error to warning.