toothandnail has packaged the latest version of lzma for VL 5.9. An experimental build, built as a .tgz package rather than .tlz (so that it can be upgraded without breaking anything).
Package Size: 90K
Installed Size: 230K
lzma: lzma (Compression utilities with a gzip-like interface)
lzma: LZMA provides very high compression ratio and fast decompression.
lzma: The core of the LZMA utils is Igor Pavlov's LZMA SDK containing
lzma: the actual LZMA encoder/decoder.
lzma: LZMA utils is required to support LZMA compressed .tlz packages.
lzma: License: GPL
lzma: Authors: Igor Pavlov
lzma: Website: http://tukaani.org/lzma/
After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.