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Re: Splitting large game data packages?

On Wed, 30, Mar, 2011 at 06:58:54PM +0100, Simon McVittie spoke thus..
> Hi,
> I've been considering splitting up openarena-data (currently 314MB source,
> 345MB binary) into multiple source packages. openarena would still have to
> depend on all of them (you need the complete set for network compatibility),
> but they'd be easier to fit on CDs, and I wouldn't have to upload so much data
> for each version. Does that sound good to the ftpmasters?

Having read your rationale, I don't see any problem with that at all.

Thanks for checking,


Mark Hymers <mhy at debian dot org>

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 it's black. And the thing about space, your basic space colour is black. So
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