LFS 6.0 PDF should be available WITHOUT bz2 compression

Jason Gurtz jason at tommyk.com
Mon Jun 13 14:57:31 PDT 2005


On 6/13/2005 17:08, Justin R. Knierim wrote:

> I agree.  The BZ2 format does shrink the pdf by around 47%, which is a 
> good size.  I also understand though that decompression on win32 is 
> inconvienent.

WinRAR (shareware) and 7-Zip (GPL) both support BZ2 compression quite
seamlessly on windows (not to mention there is a native port of bzip2 for
the win32 CLI).  I say we just point people to those utilities and be done
with it.

~Jason

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