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ncompress-4.2.4.4.tar.gz and ncompress-4.2.4.5.tar.gz

About: (N)compress is an improved version of compress 4.1. Compress is a fast, simple LZW file compressor (but has a relatively low compression rate).

Changes  (ncompress-4.2.4.4):Changes  (ncompress-4.2.4.5)
(N)compress version 4.2.4.5
o New homepage https://github.com/vapier/ncompress
o Switch to intmax_t for nlink_t fields when printing
o Make builds more reproducible by dropping datestamps
o Fix integer overflow in maxmaxcode computation by Jakub Wilk
o Don't leak file descriptor in error cases by Pavel Raiskup
o Drop 8.3 filename checks for old DOS/Windows
o Change signal ifdef logic to the signal names
o Fix -Werror=parentheses errors with newer compilers
o Define LSTAT=1 in modern builds by default
o Change pathnames to be dynamic to avoid hardcoded 1k limit
o Add a standard -h (help) option
o Change version output to go to stdout
o Start a testsuite!
o Add support for -- to halt option parsing
o Add a uncompress(1) link to compress(1)
(N)compress version 4.2.4.4 (N)compress version 4.2.4.4
o Add some spelling fixes from Kenneth J. Pronovici o Add some spelling fixes from Kenneth J. Pronovici
o Tweak makefile syntax for make 3.82 o Tweak makefile syntax for make 3.82
o Tweak by Kenneth J. Pronovici to escape hyphens in man pages for groff o Tweak by Kenneth J. Pronovici to escape hyphens in man pages for groff
(N)compress version 4.2.4.3 (N)compress version 4.2.4.3
o Check return value of chown(). o Check return value of chown().
o Fix from Fedora for checking malloc() return. o Fix from Fedora for checking malloc() return.
o Fix from Fedora/gzip to avoid integer overflow for CVE-2010-0001. o Fix from Fedora/gzip to avoid integer overflow for CVE-2010-0001.
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