Release Notes: This release adds many fixes and contributions from Github users, and an option to give an additional argument to tar.
Release Notes: Many internal bugfixes and additional safety checks were added. This release adds --encrypt for symmetric encryption through GPG. It allows extraction to run asynchronously.
Release Notes: A few minor bugfixes and improvements to the way files are archived and extracted were made in this version.
Release Notes: Bugs with the command line when spawning terminals were fixed. --tar and --noexec options were added for archives, and --nomd5 and --nocrc options were included to avoid creating checksums in archives. A man page was included.
Release Notes: This release adds some minor bugfixes. Makeself now complies with the latest POSIX spec, to avoid problems on newer Linux distributions.
Release Notes: This version fixes some major issues with standard Unix compression (the "compress" command). There are also more bugfixes and clean-ups related to extraction and verification of checksums.
Release Notes: This release adds support for multiple embedded tarballs, allowing for an easy update of existing archives with the --append command-line flag. There were also major cleanups, especially in the checksum code.
Release Notes: This is the first official release of the 2.0.x series. This is an almost complete rewrite from the 1.5.x versions, and features ports to many UNIX flavors, like Solaris, AIX, SCO, HP-UX, IRIX, BSD, and Mac OS X.
Release Notes: A bugfix for Debian 2.0 systems that have a different "print" command, a sanity check for the DISPLAY variable before trying to launch an xterm, more verbosity in xterms, and checks for an embedded command's return value.
Release Notes: Some minor cosmetic changes to better handle big archives.