gzip - The GNU data compression program

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository CentOS x86_64
Package filename gzip-1.3.12-24.el6.x86_64.rpm
Package name gzip
Package version 1.3.12
Package release 24.el6
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Applications/File
Homepage http://www.gzip.org/
License GPLv2+ and GFDL
Maintainer -
Download size 116.36 KB
Installed size 220.63 KB
The gzip package contains the popular GNU gzip data compression
program. Gzipped files have a .gz extension.
Gzip should be installed on your system, because it is a
very commonly used data compression program.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gzip-1.3.12-24.el6.i686.rpm 1.3.12 i686 CentOS
gzip - - -


Name Value
/sbin/install-info -
less -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.6)(64bit) -
mktemp -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
gzip = 1.3.12-24.el6
gzip(x86-64) = 1.3.12-24.el6


Type URL
Mirror mirror.centos.org
Binary Package gzip-1.3.12-24.el6.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gzip-1.3.12-24.el6.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install gzip rpm package:

# yum install gzip




2016-09-30 - Petr Stodulka <pstodulk@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-24
- fix zforce
Resolves: #880084
2014-02-21 - Petr Stodulka <pstodulk@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-22
- added option -h
Resolves: #949820
2014-02-18 - Petr Stodulka <pstodulk@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-21
- Previous patch was edited - removed unneeded pointer
Related: #961810
2014-02-13 - Petr Stodulka <pstodulk@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-20
- fix issue with nsec resolution
Resolves: #961810
2013-05-13 - Michal Luscon <mluscon@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-19
- fix issue with nonblocking open for PAR and OFL files
Resolves: #915503
2010-06-28 - Karel Klic <kklic@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-18
- Added a patch to fix CRC error on valid file
Resolves: #608787
2010-02-23 - Karel Klic <kklic@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-17
- Added a patch to disallow -S '' parameter in gunzip (noemptysuffix)
Resolves: #567586
2010-01-20 - Karel Klic <kklic@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-16
- Improved the patch fixing CVE-2009-2624: get "Bad table" output
instead of "Unknown error" in gzip-1.3.12/unlzh.c:make_table()
Related: rhbz#555090
2010-01-14 - Karel Klic <kklic@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-15
- Added fix for CVE-2010-0001: (64 bit) Integer underflow by decompressing
LZW format files
- Added fix for CVE-2009-2624: Missing input sanitation by decompressing
dynamic Huffman code blocks
Resolves: rhbz#555090
2010-01-06 - Karel Klic <kklic@redhat.com> - 1.3.12-14
- Fixed license tag in the spec file

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