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bug#23315: Bug in gzip-1.7

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: bug#23315: Bug in gzip-1.7
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:23:52 -0700

On Tue, Apr 19, 2016 at 6:02 PM, Paul Eggert <address@hidden> wrote:
> On 04/19/2016 01:34 PM, Jim Meyering wrote:
>> you really should not rely on gzip's -l option
> These users are probably dealing with small (< 4 GiB) files for which -l
> should work fine. And three bug reports in one day, ouch. It may be a good
> idea to generate a new gzip version sooner rather than later.
> Sorry about the bug, by the way. I got confused because gzip.c calls
> close_stdin but not close_stdout, so I wasn't worried about 'exit' closing
> stdout again. I had forgotten that close_stdin calls close_stdout (!).

No problem.
I'll make another release soon.

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