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Re: [Lzip-bug] conflict mit lzma/xz, rename lzdiff/lzgrep

From: Till Maas
Subject: Re: [Lzip-bug] conflict mit lzma/xz, rename lzdiff/lzgrep
Date: Fri, 07 Aug 2009 12:50:10 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)


On Fri, Aug 07, 2009 at 06:00:58AM +0200, Antonio Diaz Diaz wrote:

> Till Maas wrote:
>> can you plase rename lzdiff and lzgrep to lzipdiff and lzipgrep because
>> they conflict with tools of the same name from xz or lzma. This has been
>> discovered on Fedora and the bug report is:
>> http://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=515502
> I am removing lzdiff and lzgrep from the lzip tarball and distributing  
> them, renamed to zdiff and zgrep, as part of zutils.
> http://www.nongnu.org/lzip/zutils.html
> You can download zutils from  
> http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases-noredirect/lzip/

Thx, but the binaries will then currently conflict witz gzip, which also
provides zcat, zgrep, zdiff.

> BTW, lzdiff and lzgrep have always supported gzip, bzip2 and lzip.

Yes, I noticed this when I compared both lzdiff scripts and therefore
brought it up on the bugzilla ticket.


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