compression [manpage prob?]

Werner Koch
Thu, 24 Aug 2000 10:13:19 +0200

On Wed, 23 Aug 2000, David Hallinan wrote:

> Use compress algorithm n. Default is 2 which is RFC1950 com-
> pression. You may use 1 to use the old zlib version which is
I am here talking about the zlib software used by PGP. RFC1951 as mentioned in the RFC is also no entirely correct because there is a limit on the size of the compression window - this is mentioned somwhere in the implementaion section of the RFC. Werner -- Werner Koch GnuPG key: 621CC013 OpenIT GmbH -- Archive is at - Unsubscribe by sending mail with a subject of "unsubscribe" to