memory problem with GMP 5

Vincent Lefevre vincent at
Sat Jan 23 19:28:54 CET 2010

On 2010-01-23 18:57:39 +0100, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> There is a README in the directory.  The 2nd paragraph says:
> "The snapshots are compressed with lzip, since it is the currently
> best free compression program."

xz is as good as lzip and regarded as much more standard (and it is
supported by GNU Automake and GNU tar, which is not the case of the
lzip format).

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