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From Peter Royal <pro...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Avalon Packages -> Commons] We want to move packages to Commons: can you help? [Commons-Avalon]
Date Fri, 21 Jun 2002 11:03:58 GMT
On Friday 21 June 2002 05:06 am, Henri Yandell wrote:
> On Fri, 21 Jun 2002, Peter Donald wrote:
> > >1)
> > >Zip, tar and bzip2 seem like potential packages of one project. Codec?
> > > Or a new one named Compress or some such?
> >
> > bzip should be kept separate as it is useful outside of those who use it
> > to compress archives.
>
> I'm not getting you here. What are the other uses for bzip?

The bzip2 package just has a CBZip2InputStream and OutputStream, so its 
stream-oriented whereas the tar and zip packages are for archive creation.
-pete

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