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<sect1 id="ch-system-gzip" role="wrap">
  <?dbhtml filename="gzip.html"?>

  <title>Gzip-&gzip-version;</title>

  <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip">
    <primary sortas="a-Gzip">Gzip</primary>
  </indexterm>

  <sect2 role="package">
    <title/>

    <para>The Gzip package contains programs for compressing and decompressing
    files.</para>

  </sect2>

  &env-target;

  <sect2 role="installation">
    <title>Installation of Gzip</title>

    <para os="s1">The following command renames the internal implementation of
    futimens to gl_futimens as newer versions of EGLIBC provide an incompatible
    version:</para>

<screen os="s2"><userinput>for file in $(grep -lr futimens *); do
  cp -v ${file}{,.orig}
  sed -e "s/futimens/gl_&amp;/" ${file}.orig &gt; ${file}
done</userinput></screen>

    <para os="a">Prepare Gzip for compilation:</para>

<screen os="b"><userinput>./configure --build=${CLFS_HOST} --host=${CLFS_TARGET} \
    --prefix=/usr --bindir=/bin</userinput></screen>

    <para os="c">Compile the package:</para>

<screen os="d"><userinput>make</userinput></screen>

    <para os="e">Install the package:</para>

<screen os="f"><userinput>make DESTDIR=${CLFS} install</userinput></screen>

    <para os="g">Now we will move some of utilities to
    <filename class="directory">/usr/bin</filename> to meet FHS compliance:</para>

<screen os="h"><userinput>mv ${CLFS}/bin/z{egrep,cmp,diff,fgrep,force,grep,less,more,new} \
    ${CLFS}/usr/bin</userinput></screen>

  </sect2>

  <sect2 id="contents-gzip" role="content">
    <title>Contents of Gzip</title>

    <segmentedlist>
      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>

      <seglistitem>
        <seg>gunzip, gzexe, gzip, uncompress, zcat, zcmp, zdiff,
        zegrep, zfgrep, zforce, zgrep, zless, zmore, and znew</seg>
      </seglistitem>
    </segmentedlist>

    <variablelist>
      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>

      <varlistentry id="gunzip">
        <term><command>gunzip</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Decompresses gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip gunzip">
            <primary sortas="b-gunzip">gunzip</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="gzexe">
        <term><command>gzexe</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Creates self-decompressing executable files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip gzexe">
            <primary sortas="b-gzexe">gzexe</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="gzip">
        <term><command>gzip</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Compresses the given files using Lempel-Ziv (LZ77) coding</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip gzip">
            <primary sortas="b-gzip">gzip</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="uncompress">
        <term><command>uncompress</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Decompresses compressed files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip uncompress">
            <primary sortas="b-uncompress">uncompress</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zcat">
        <term><command>zcat</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Decompresses the given gzipped files to standard output</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zcat">
            <primary sortas="b-zcat">zcat</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zcmp">
        <term><command>zcmp</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>cmp</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zcmp">
            <primary sortas="b-zcmp">zcmp</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zdiff">
        <term><command>zdiff</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>diff</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zdiff">
            <primary sortas="b-zdiff">zdiff</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zegrep">
        <term><command>zegrep</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>egrep</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zegrep">
            <primary sortas="b-zegrep">zegrep</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zfgrep">
        <term><command>zfgrep</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>fgrep</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zfgrep">
            <primary sortas="b-zfgrep">zfgrep</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zforce">
        <term><command>zforce</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Forces a <filename class="extension">.gz</filename> extension on
          all given files that are gzipped files, so that <command>gzip</command>
          will not compress them again; this can be useful when file names were
          truncated during a file transfer</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zforce">
            <primary sortas="b-zforce">zforce</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zgrep">
        <term><command>zgrep</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>grep</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zgrep">
            <primary sortas="b-zgrep">zgrep</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zless">
        <term><command>zless</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>less</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zless">
            <primary sortas="b-zless">zless</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="zmore">
        <term><command>zmore</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Runs <command>more</command> on gzipped files</para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip zmore">
            <primary sortas="b-zmore">zmore</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

      <varlistentry id="znew">
        <term><command>znew</command></term>
        <listitem>
          <para>Re-compresses files from <command>compress</command> format to
          <command>gzip</command> format&mdash;<filename
         class="extension">.Z</filename> to <filename
         class="extension">.gz</filename></para>
          <indexterm zone="ch-system-gzip znew">
            <primary sortas="b-znew">znew</primary>
          </indexterm>
        </listitem>
      </varlistentry>

    </variablelist>

  </sect2>

</sect1>