[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: zstd-1.3.8-1 and development headers / libraries
- Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2019 14:36:43 +0100
- From: Achim Gratz <Stromeko@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: zstd-1.3.8-1 and development headers / libraries
This release updates Zstandard to the latest upstream version.
Support for legacy formats from versions before 1.0 has been removed
from the build.
Zstandard, or zstd as short version, is a fast lossless compression
algorithm, targeting real-time compression scenarios at zlib-level and
better compression ratios.
This version is compiled with support for GZip, LZ4 and Xz compression.
Besides a standalone compression tool, development headers and a library
with comprehensive API are available both for Cygwin native applications
and cross-compilation toolchains in the following sub-packages:
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