Subject: HEADS UP: new bzip2/libbz2 ("make cleandir" required)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Simon Burge <email@example.com>
Date: 06/03/2001 23:51:49
I've upgraded bzip2/libbz2 to version 1.0.1. Unfortunately the
programming API changed completely from the old version we were using.
In a nutshell, all the library routines have grown a BZ2_ prefix.
For example, instead of using bzCompressInit, you'd now need to use
BZ2_bzCompressInit(). Look at /usr/share/doc/html/bzip2/manual_3.html
with your favorite broswer for more info.
Also, the new sources use a reachover Makefile mechanism, with the
sources located under dist/bzip2. This means that any .depend
files in lib/libbz2 or usr.bin/bzip2* will need to be removed (use
"make cleandir") before your next build.
Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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