Fixes for the compressdoc script

Randy McMurchy randy at
Mon Apr 21 17:42:49 PDT 2008

Dan Nicholson wrote these words on 04/21/08 19:37 CST:

> It's not me you need to convince, but the other LFS users. Our man
> utility supports compressed pages, and people seem to want this
> functionality. I'm just trying to keep the script maintained while
> fixing obvious bugs in it.

Well, perhaps it is time that we convince the folks in the community
that trying to save a few megabytes of disk space, at the expense
of CPU time (which equates to man-hours in this context), is a poor

Of course, both are so negligible, that one way or the other, it is
all the same. Much ado about nothing. :-)


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