[tz] [PROPOSED PATCH 2/2] Use lz format for new tarball

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Tue Sep 20 16:57:31 UTC 2016

On 09/20/2016 08:47 AM, Alexander Belopolsky wrote:
> $ wget https://github.com/eggert/tz/archive/2016g.zip
> will download all files in a .zip archive.

Thanks, I had forgotten about that. This approach also works with 
.tar.gz format:


This is not quite the same as a distribution tarball, though, as it 
omits automatically-generated files (e.g., 'leapseconds', 'version') and 
it contains a file that is not distributed ('.gitignore').

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