Re: Is there a size limit for a package?
On Thu, 28 Sep 2000, Yves Arrouye wrote:
> I've been away from the Debian project for a couple years, but I'm now able
> to come back and start packaging things again. I wonder if there is still a
> size limit on packages? I want to package the ICU Unicode and I18N library,
> and the resulting package right now is ~3.6 Mb. is that considered
> reasonable or should I try to split it?
there seems to be no size limit on packages and there are packages that
are much bigger:
$ apt-cache show doc-rfc
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