[Rubygems-developers] Roadmap for version 0.8.12
hgs at dmu.ac.uk
Tue Jul 19 06:36:01 EDT 2005
On Mon, 18 Jul 2005, Austin Ziegler wrote:
> No comment on the rest, at least for now, but if you're not actually
> using the compress(1) algorithm (IIRC, you're using GZipWriter, which
> is Deflate), don't use Z as the extension. Use gz as the extension.
Except that gzip won't unpack these, so that is wrong too. I've
RFC1951 doesn't advise on an extension for Deflate, AFAICS.
> This may be difficult to change on yaml.Z because of historical
> issues, but this should not be compounded.
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