Re: [Question for the whole list, please read] Vegastrike 0.5.0 Packages Ready
On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 3:39 PM, Helmut Grohne <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Although I will not have the time to implement it, let me propose
> something else: Similarly to pristine-tar apt could be enhanced to
> download differences between Debian packages. This would at least make
> users happier (there could be a limit, say packages >= 100MB get diffs).
> Mirror updates would also be a lot faster (given they implement this),
> only mirror storage would increase.
We already have debdelta, it is just a matter of integrating it into
Debian's architecture (and making it faster/better).