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Re: Please add lzip support in the repository




On Mon, 03 Jul 2017 12:38:59 +0100, Thomas Pircher
<tehpeh-debian@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
>I don't get it; what exactly is the problem when upstream distributes 
>their source in multiple formats, including .xz and .lz, among others?

That the lzip community knows that the lzipped sources will almost
never be decompressed by anybody if there is .xz or .gz available. So
they need the other formats to go away if they want theirs to be used.
They seem to be totally desperate.

Greetings
Marc
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