Package Details: pxz 4.999.9beta.20091201-6

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Package Base: pxz
Description: Runs LZMA compression of different parts of an input file on multiple cores and processors simultaneously
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Licenses: GPL2
Submitter: piojo
Maintainer: freswa
Last Packager: freswa
Votes: 51
Popularity: 1.12
First Submitted: 2010-04-11 09:15
Last Updated: 2020-05-17 03:08

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jerry73204 commented on 2016-08-09 23:36

OK. Now the source url is updated to https.

samcv commented on 2016-08-07 21:21

Hi, thank you for the package. Would you consider changing the source to https instead of http? The website supports this. Thanks!

tamjan commented on 2015-01-31 10:19

TY. Works now!

jsteel commented on 2015-01-31 09:57

OK fixed.

tamjan commented on 2015-01-31 09:41

There is one too many "../" in "patch -p2 < ../../Makefile.patch".

tamjan commented on 2015-01-31 09:38

I get:
==> Starting prepare()...
/tmp/yaourt-tmp-tamjan/aur-pxz/./PKGBUILD: line 21: ../../Makefile.patch: No such file or directory
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in prepare().
==> ERROR: Makepkg was unable to build pxz.

piojo commented on 2013-05-20 17:21

Two choices:
- Someone could make a separate "pxz-git" package.
- Someone could make a 20130519 package (for example) which would be basically the same as the pxz-git package, but simpler to create. There's not a newer source tarball, so this would have to pull from git directly.

I'm orphaning this package, as I don't use it anymore and probably won't have time to play with these ideas.

joetw commented on 2013-05-20 12:55

It seems this version has an (admittedly rare) bug that the latest version from git does not have. What are your plans on updates?

joetw commented on 2013-04-06 12:49

Patching fails for me. It works when stripping one level from "../../Makefile.patch", like this:

patch -p2 < ../Makefile.patch || return 1

piojo commented on 2012-04-01 10:50

Changed, thanks--now depends on xz directly.