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From Gary Gregory <garydgreg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [compress] Releasing 1.4
Date Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:37:27 GMT
On Mar 31, 2012, at 8:30, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 31 March 2012 05:48, Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@apache.org> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> Compress' trunk has been sitting on valuable content for too long now:
>>
>> * XZ compression
>>
>> * BZIP2 now reads streams created by pbzip2 (parallel bzip2)
>>
>> * TAR has been largely improved to support reading and writing big
>>  files, old files and files with long names - as well as encodings
>>  other than ASCII - in several ways supporting multiple dialects.
>>
>> There is one backwards incompatible change, tar now uses the platform's
>> native encoding for file names (like GNU tar does) rather than
>> ISO-8859-1.
>>
>> I intend to build a release candidate sometime during the next week
>> unless anybody objects.  In order to incorporate feedback before I
>> create the RC I've built the site for review at
>> http://people.apache.org/~bodewig/commons-compress/
>
> There are quite a few references to 1.3 on the front page.
>
> ==
>
> Code looks generally good.
> I made a few tweaks:
> - ensure conditional statements have braces
> - fix a default encoding usage
> - updated release notes VM to improve the layout.
> - tabs and trailing spaces
>

Good catches!

Thank you,
Gary

>> Stefan
>>
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