BZip2 sources and GnuPG tarball

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Jun 21 11:23:39 CEST 2005

On Tue, 21 Jun 2005 07:59:41 +0200, Timo Schulz said:

> And IIRC, zlib is just included to build the W32 binary without the
> dependency to have an external zlib lib (DLL) somewhere to provide 
> basic OpenPGP functions.

and because zlib was not generally available back in 1998.



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