Feb 22, 2002, 10:06 AM
Post #4 of 8
The module look so interesting to me (it definitely is very interesting) that I downloaded it. After having a look at the [url=http://search.cpan.org/doc/NWCLARK/PerlIO-gzip-0.11/README]README file, I thought the following might be of interest:
Re: [Jasmine] In place decompression
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Alpha at the moment, does now (well, since 0.06, oops) gzip and gunzip.
**DON'T** trust it with your data.
YOU NEED PERL later than 5.7.2
yes. this only works on UNSTABLE DEVELOPMENT PERL
If you don't have a bleeding edge Perl on your machine and are really in the mood to play, you probably won't download the module.
Hmmm, I think I'm going to install it now and have a look at the source. I'm really interested in how it works...
At last with an effort he spoke, and wondered to hear his own words, as if some other will was using his small voice. "I will take the Ring," he said, "though I do not know the way."