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arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Fri Sep 28 16:15:36 CEST 2018
On Fri, Sep 28, 2018 at 11:01:03PM +0900, Norbert Preining wrote:
> On Fri, 28 Sep 2018, texlive at schoepfer.info wrote:
>> As a sidenote, maybe it's worth looking at lzip. It won't compress better,
>> but it seems to be safer and therefor somehow better, see
> Lots of statements, but not really convincing.
Indeed not. The point, repeated many times, that the xz format is
inadequate for long-term archiving is not really an issue for TeX Live.
I’m also amused by the statement that the format is “unreasonably
And, needless to say, it weakens the argument that the writer is also
the author of the competing program, even if he’s being honest and
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