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About: Zutils is a collection of utilities able to deal with any combination of compressed and non-compressed files transparently. The utilities zcat, zcmp, zdiff, zgrep and ztest supports the compressors bzip2, gzip, lzip and xz.

INSTALL  (zutils-1.8.tar.lz):INSTALL  (zutils-1.9.tar.lz)
Requirements Requirements
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You will need a C++ compiler. You will need a C++11 compiler. (gcc 3.3.6 or newer is recommended).
I use gcc 5.3.0 and 4.1.2, but the code should compile with any standards I use gcc 6.1.0 and 4.1.2, but the code should compile with any standards
compliant compiler. compliant compiler.
Gcc is available at http://gcc.gnu.org. Gcc is available at http://gcc.gnu.org.
Compressors for bzip2, gzip and lzip formats are required to run the tests. Compressors for bzip2, gzip and lzip formats are required to run the tests.
If you are installing zutils along with GNU gzip and want to keep the If you are installing zutils along with GNU gzip and want to keep the
gzip scripts, the recommended method is to configure gzip as follows: gzip scripts, the recommended method is to configure gzip as follows:
./configure --program-transform-name='s/^z/gz/' ./configure --program-transform-name='s/^z/gz/'
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3. Run make. 3. Run make.
make make
4. Optionally, type 'make check' to run the tests that come with zutils. 4. Optionally, type 'make check' to run the tests that come with zutils.
5. Type 'make install' to install the programs and any data files and 5. Type 'make install' to install the programs and any data files and
documentation. documentation.
Or type 'make install-compress', which additionally compresses the Or type 'make install-compress', which additionally compresses the
info manual and the man pages after installation. (Installing info manual and the man pages after installation.
compressed docs may become the default in the future). (Installing compressed docs may become the default in the future).
You can install only the programs, the info manual or the man pages by You can install only the programs, the info manual, or the man pages by
typing 'make install-bin', 'make install-info' or 'make install-man' typing 'make install-bin', 'make install-info', or 'make install-man'
respectively. respectively.
Another way Another way
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You can also compile zutils into a separate directory. You can also compile zutils into a separate directory.
To do this, you must use a version of 'make' that supports the 'VPATH' To do this, you must use a version of 'make' that supports the variable
variable, such as GNU 'make'. 'cd' to the directory where you want the 'VPATH', such as GNU 'make'. 'cd' to the directory where you want the
object files and executables to go and run the 'configure' script. object files and executables to go and run the 'configure' script.
'configure' automatically checks for the source code in '.', in '..' and 'configure' automatically checks for the source code in '.', in '..', and
in the directory that 'configure' is in. in the directory that 'configure' is in.
'configure' recognizes the option '--srcdir=DIR' to control where to 'configure' recognizes the option '--srcdir=DIR' to control where to
look for the sources. Usually 'configure' can determine that directory look for the sources. Usually 'configure' can determine that directory
automatically. automatically.
After running 'configure', you can run 'make' and 'make install' as After running 'configure', you can run 'make' and 'make install' as
explained above. explained above.
Copyright (C) 2009-2019 Antonio Diaz Diaz. Copyright (C) 2009-2020 Antonio Diaz Diaz.
This file is free documentation: you have unlimited permission to copy, This file is free documentation: you have unlimited permission to copy,
distribute and modify it. distribute, and modify it.
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