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Re: Portable 7-zip

#61 Post by webfork » Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:07 pm

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Thu Jan 25, 2018 6:44 am
Security vulnerabilities in 7-Zip have been publicly disclosed. Worst of all, these vulnerabilities are fixed only in 7-Zip 18.00 beta.
Yeah that is bad news. Damn.

EDIT: Added note to the entry.
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Re: Portable 7-zip

#62 Post by billon » Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:59 am

7-Zip 18.01 was released.

https://sourceforge.net/p/sevenzip/disc ... /c89dff27/
What's new after 7-Zip 18.00 beta:
  • 7-Zip now can unpack DMG archives that use LZFSE compression method.
  • 7-Zip now doesn't allow update operation for archives that have read-only attribute.
  • The BUG was fixed:
    extracting from tar with -si switch didn't set timestamps for directories.
  • Some bugs were fixed.
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Re: Portable 7-zip

#63 Post by webfork » Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:07 am

billon wrote:
Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:59 am
7-Zip 18.01 was released.
Thanks for updating the entry and taking down the security notice.
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Re: Portable 7-zip

#64 Post by billon » Sun Mar 04, 2018 1:26 am

7-Zip 18.02 beta was released.

https://sourceforge.net/p/sevenzip/disc ... /1ef2ea9c/
What's new after 7-Zip 18.01:
  • The speed for single-thread LZMA/LZMA2 decoding was increased by 30% in x64 version and by 3% in x86 version.
  • 7-Zip now can use multi-threading for 7z/LZMA2 decoding, if there are multiple independent data chunks in LZMA2 stream.
  • 7-Zip now can use multi-threading for xz decoding, if there are multiple blocks in xz stream.
  • New localization: Kabyle.
  • Some bugs were fixed.
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Re: Portable 7-zip

#65 Post by billon » Sun Mar 04, 2018 11:25 am

7-Zip 18.03 beta was released.

https://sourceforge.net/p/sevenzip/disc ... /7058918a/
What's new after 7-Zip 18.02 beta:
  • The bug in 18.02 beta was fixed. It could not create xz archive from GUI.
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Re: Portable 7-zip

#66 Post by billon » Thu Apr 26, 2018 2:42 am

7-Zip 18.04 beta was released.

https://sourceforge.net/p/sevenzip/disc ... /f613e924/
What's new after 7-Zip 18.03 beta:
  • The speed for LZMA/LZMA2 compressing was increased by 8% for fastest/fast compression levels and by 3% for normal/maximum compression levels.
  • 7-Zip now shows Properties (Info) window and CRC/SHA results window as "list view" window instead of "message box" window.
  • Some improvements in zip, hfs and dmg code.
  • Previous versions of 7-Zip could work incorrectly in "Large memory pages" mode in Windows 10 because of some BUG with "Large Pages" in Windows 10. Now 7-Zip doesn't use "Large Pages" on Windows 10 up to revision 1709 (16299).
  • Some bugs were fixed.
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Re: 7-Zip 18.05

#67 Post by smaragdus » Tue May 01, 2018 2:24 am

7-Zip version 18.05 was released, downloads and changes:
18.05 2018-04-30
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- The speed for LZMA/LZMA2 compressing was increased
by 8% for fastest/fast compression levels and
by 3% for normal/maximum compression levels.
- 7-Zip now shows Properties (Info) window and CRC/SHA results window
as "list view" window instead of "message box" window.
- Some improvements in zip, hfs and dmg code.
- Previous versions of 7-Zip could work incorrectly in "Large memory pages" mode in
Windows 10 because of some BUG with "Large Pages" in Windows 10.
Now 7-Zip doesn't use "Large Pages" on Windows 10 up to revision 1709 (16299).
- The vulnerability in RAR unpacking code was fixed (CVE-2018-10115).
- Some bugs were fixed.

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