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Re: Sizes and Packages in dselect

On Tue, 3 Oct 1995, Bruce Perens wrote:

> [... good thinking snipped ...]
> Does this make sense? I can elaborate if you like.

One additional point occurs to me.  Some packages (perl? others?)
consume significant space in postint processing.  Size info
for this could be ballparked by the maintainer and made
available to dpkg somehow.  Perhaps communicated via control
file fields.

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