- Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:42:26 -0400
- From: Jeffrey Walton <noloader@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: bzip.org
On Mon, Sep 24, 2018 at 9:17 AM, cyg Simple <cygsimple@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 9/23/2018 4:15 AM, Roland DOT Schwingel AT onevision DOT com wrote:
> Please keep on the conversation on the list.
>>> Sadly our beloved http://www.bzip.org <http://www.bzip.org/>has hit
>> the bit bucket. Does
>>> anyone know where upstream support for bzip2 went?
>> It appears that bzip.org is just coming back (as announced on the
>> valgrind list)
> So it is, and from there we find:
> Find the latest version on SourceForge.
> Author admin
> Posted on 22 September 2018
Something looks fishy to me.
I don't think an old school guy like Sewards would be running a
WordPress site. They would use plain HTML 3 crafted in Vi or Emacs.
They would also probably avoid SourceForge due to the malware
packaging of old.
Finally, WHOIS does not indicate Sewards is the owner. They are still
I would not trust any downloads from that site.
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