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Re: New APT version

srivasta@datasync.com (Manoj Srivastava)  wrote on 21.05.98 in <87emxo6vyk.fsf@tiamat.datasync.com>:

> 	Well, I think that putting the information into the Packages
>  file is a bad idea -- especially for large packages. We need a line
>  per directory and there is no reason to inflate the packages files
>  for packages we ain't even updating.

OTOH, it would be nice to have before selecting a package to install.


Maybe we could extract the du -S files into a separate file similar to  
Packages. Anyone have an idea how large this would get? With/without  

MfG Kai

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