Update: brotli 1.0.9-1

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Update: brotli 1.0.9-1

Ken Brown via Cygwin-announce
The following packages have been uploaded to the Cygwin distribution:

* brotli-1.0.9-1
* libbrotlicommon1-1.0.9-1
* libbrotlidec1-1.0.9-1
* libbrotlienc1-1.0.9-1
* libbrotli-devel-1.0.9-1
* python27-brotli-1.0.9-1
* python36-brotli-1.0.9-1
* python37-brotli-1.0.9-1
* python38-brotli-1.0.9-1

Brotli is a generic-purpose lossless compression algorithm that compresses
data using a combination of a modern variant of the LZ77 algorithm, Huffman
coding and 2nd order context modeling, with a compression ratio comparable
to the best currently available general-purpose compression methods. It is
similar in speed with deflate but offers more dense compression.

This update contains a secuity update, which fixes an "integer overflow" problem [1].
And, a new package python38-brotli-1.0.9-1 for python38 bindings.

[1]: https://github.com/google/brotli/blob/v1.0.9/README.md

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