On Wed, 2013-08-07 at 17:14 +0200, Frank Lin PIAT wrote: > Hello, > > Holger Levsen <email@example.com> wrote : > > On Dienstag, 30. Juli 2013, Tiago Bortoletto Vaz wrote: > > > I've pushed Stefano's repositories to debconf-video in alioth, I think > > > everything is done now. > > > I committed some modification to the config.git repository, so FAI uses > the GIT repository. > > I have a question: > FAI does a "git clone" of the full repository (and it's full history), > that's more than 50Mb to be download, instead of just 1Mb for the FAI > files. (FAI don't seem to support git shallow clones; i.e "git clone > --depth=1"). > Most of the space is wasted^Wused by the kernel and initrd files... > the repo would weight 1.5MB otherwise. I agree that these should not have been added to the repository. doc/src/create_usbstick_howto.txt says where they are meant to be taken from so I don't think it's important to include them. > What do you think of rewriting the full config.git repository history to > drop all the doc/src/vmlinuz and doc/src/initrd.gz ? [...] So long as everyone has fair warning of this, I think that's OK. By the way, some of your commit messages mention updating for 'squeeze' where you meant 'wheezy'. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.
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