Bug 457305 - RFE: Newer version of Zip 3.0 is available
RFE: Newer version of Zip 3.0 is available
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: zip (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Karel Klíč
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-07-30 15:54 EDT by Marcin Garski
Modified: 2013-03-03 17:59 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-11-20 05:40:24 EST
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Description Marcin Garski 2008-07-30 15:54:06 EDT
On 7th July 2008 Zip 3.0 was released, it have many huge improvements, please
consider updating it in rawhide.

Notable changes from website:
* large-file support (i.e., > 2GB)
* support for more than 65536 files per archive
* multi-part archive support
* bzip2 compression support
* Unicode (UTF-8) filename and (partial) comment support
* difference mode (for incremental backups)
* filesystem-synch mode
* cross-archive copy mode
* extended progress info and logging
* improved archive-fixing support
* improved streaming and piping
* improved command-line parser
* improved Unix FIFO support
* Unix 32-bit UIDs/GIDs (requires UnZip 6.0 to restore)
Comment 1 Marcin Garski 2008-09-07 08:02:40 EDT
Any chance to include Zip 3.0 before Fedora 10 release?
Comment 2 Marcin Garski 2009-06-10 09:49:56 EDT
I see not :( Maybe update it in F11 or at least in rawhide?
Comment 3 Ivana Varekova 2009-11-18 08:07:23 EST
Package maintainer was changed -> changing the bug owner.

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