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FS#9769 - privoxy 3.0.8-2 should enable zlib

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Paul Bredbury (brebs) - Thursday, 06 March 2008, 02:03 GMT
Last edited by Jürgen Hötzel (juergen) - Wednesday, 02 April 2008, 20:14 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Jürgen Hötzel (juergen)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 2007.08-2
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Hi, privoxy should be enabling zlib support, for filtering compressed web pages, as in Gentoo & e.g. Debian:

As mentioned ("zlib") in

The surprising thing is that it's not enabled by default. I've been using it for over a month with no problems.

At the end of the ./configure line in the PKGBUILD, add: --enable-zlib

This would explain why privoxy occasionally mysteriously failed to filter a page in the past :)
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Closed by  Jürgen Hötzel (juergen)
Wednesday, 02 April 2008, 20:14 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented