gzip - GNU Zip Compression Utilities

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name gzip
Package version 1.9
Package release lp150.2.16
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 303.40 KB
Download size 140.03 KB
Official Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
Gzip reduces the size of the named files using Lempel-Ziv coding LZ77.
Whenever possible, each file is replaced by one with the extension .gz,
while keeping the same ownership modes and access and modification


Package Version Architecture Repository
gzip - - -


Name Value
info -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.17)(64bit) -


Name Value
gzip = 1.9-lp150.2.16
gzip(x86-64) = 1.9-lp150.2.16


Type URL
Binary Package gzip-1.9-lp150.2.16.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gzip-1.9-lp150.2.16.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install gzip rpm package:

# zypper install gzip




2018-02-22 - fvogt@suse.com
- Use %license (boo#1082318)
2018-01-12 - meissner@suse.com
- license is GPL-3.0+
2018-01-11 - kbabioch@suse.com
- Update to 1.9
* Fix suffix handling
* Fix bug when handling pack format while decompressing
* Fix time handling bug
* Improve exit code handling for shell scripts
- remove gzip-1.8-fix_unpack_EOB_check.patch as it is included
upstream now
- refresh manpage-no-date.patch
- spec file cleanups
2018-01-02 - kstreitova@suse.com
- add gzip-1.8-deprecate_netstat.patch to get rid of deprecated
'netstat -n' command in tests/init.sh script
2017-12-01 - kstreitova@suse.com
- add gzip-1.8-fix_unpack_EOB_check.patch to fix mishandling of
leading zeros in the end-of-block code [bsc#1067891]
2017-05-31 - bwiedemann@suse.com
- Make build reproducible in spite of gcc profile based optimizations
2017-05-30 - src@posteo.de
- changing the way how gcc profiling is generating to have a reproducible
2017-04-11 - kstreitova@suse.com
- define %{_buildshell} to /bin/bash as we newly rely on bash
features like {1..9}
2017-03-23 - kstreitova@suse.com
- cleanup with spec-cleaner
- use loop with a range instead of a number list
2016-04-27 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Update to 1.8
* gzip -l no longer falsely reports a write error when writing to
a pipe.
* Port to Oracle Solaris Studio 12 on x86-64.
* When configuring gzip, ./configure DEFS='...-DNO_ASM...' now
suppresses assembler again.
- Small spec file cleanup

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