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    SubjectRe: Where's the bzip2 compressed linux-kernel patch?
    On Sat, 18 October 2003 00:18:21 -0500, Rob Landley wrote:
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    > I just rewrote bunzip2 for busybox in about 500 lines of C (and a good chunk
    > of that's comments), which comiles to a bit under 7k.

    5140 on my machine, compared to 9436 for the stock decompress.o. Nice.

    Does it survive the bzip2 testcases?

    > P.S. If you're curious about the micro-bunzip code, it's in busybox CVS:
    > http://www.busybox.net/cgi-bin/cvsweb/busybox/archival/libunarchive/decompress_bunzip2.c

    Not pretty with 80 columns, but it looks good at first glance. And
    surely more fun to work on than the zlib-inspired code from Julian.

    Jörn

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