[pigz-announce] pigz version 2.3.4 released

Mark Adler madler at alumni.caltech.edu
Sun Oct 2 00:33:21 MST 2016


pigz users,

pigz version 2.3.4 has been released and is now available at http://zlib.net/pigz/ . The main changes since 2.3.3 are:

- Fix an out of bounds access due to invalid LZW input
- Add an extra sync marker between independent blocks
- Add zlib version for verbose version option (-vV)
- Permit named pipes as input (e.g. made by mkfifo())
- Fix a bug in -r directory traversal
- Add warning for a zip file entry 4 GiB or larger

pigz is also hosted on github here:

    https://github.com/madler/pigz/

Mark





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