[pigz-announce] pigz 2.1.5 released

Mark Adler madler at alumni.caltech.edu
Mon Jul 20 21:06:03 MST 2009

pigz fans,

pigz 2.1.5 is released.  You can get it from:


The changes from the ChangeLog are listed below.


Added 2008, 2009 to --license statement
Allow numeric parameter immediately after -p or -b
Enforce parameter after -p, -b, -s, before other options
Enforce numeric parameters to have only numeric digits
Try to determine the number of processors for -p default
Fix --suffix short option to be -S to match gzip [Bloch]
Decompress if executable named "unpigz" [Amundsen]
Add a little bit of testing to Makefile

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