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posted by DOS386(R), 08.11.2009, 05:35

> Right, I'm aware that LZMA2 has some minor? benefits, but yeah, it's
> incompatible with older 7-Zips, and it doesn't even always compress as
> well (or very very little improvement), so it's still beta.

I doubt this will change/improve much, LZMA2 is better :-) on poorly compressible files, OTOH on well compressible, it is frequently worse (very marginally) than LZMA.

> FYI, 7ZDECWAT is the smallest, and it's a self-contained all-in-one .EXE,

Just no decryption :-(

> but it doesn't support LFNs. Just be aware of that limitation. (The
> DJGPPv2 version is 46k, which is only 8k bigger, but I had to tweak a lot to
> get that small. And it's also self-contained and supports LFNs, if you need

Sorry I don't.

> Yes, I know it's beta, but worse is that p7zip 9.04 is the latest and
> doesn't even really compile easily (well, my silly hack doesn't work anymore

9.04 has some critical bugs unfixed to no need to bother with it :-|

> Last Modified: 21 Feb 2009

> Newest Files p7zip_9.04_src_all.tar.bz2 2009-06-07 18:32:22 GMT

This is a LOGITECH mouse driver, but some software expect here
the following string:*** This is Copyright 1983 Microsoft ***


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