Subject: Re: bzip2 data corruption
To: Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Gary Duzan <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/02/1999 07:57:24
   Right. It only seems to break on this particular set of files
so far. I'll get a tar (18MB) on a web page this morning.

					Gary D. Duzan

p.s. I tried rebuilding libbz2 and bzip2 and got the same thing.

In Message <> ,
   Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG> wrote:

=>Gary Duzan wrote:
=>> Can anyone else recreate this sort of thing? It would be bad if
=>> bzip2 could systematically generate corrupt output. It could also
=>> be an Athlon CPU bug, I suppose, since that's what I'm running it
=>> on, but I tend to doubt that.
=>I just tried a random selection of directories on NetBSD/alpha
=>and didn't get a problem.  Can you put the tar file of what breaks
=>somewhere I can ftp it so I can try the same data?