Release Notes: This release adds support for the lbzip2 and plzip archive programs, native support for handling BZIP2 (.bz2), GZIP (.gz), ZIP (.zip), and TAR (.tar) archives, and convenience library functions for people who want to use the patool functionality in other Python programs.
Release Notes: Fixes detection of existing broken symlinks when unpacking.
Release Notes: GZIP creation support for 7z modules has been added.
Release Notes: Missing modules in the Windows installer have been added. Detection of LZMA and LRZIP files with file(1) has been improved.
Release Notes: An error with detecting *.gz files has been fixed.
Release Notes: An error with repacking compressed tar archives with 7z has been fixed. Support for the zopfli compressor has been added.