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Re: [RFC] Suggestion for package ordering

On Wed, Dec 29, 1999 at 09:25:13AM +0100, Andreas Tille wrote:
> Is this popularity-contest really necessary.  What about a script
> which analyses FTP-servers log-files and counting how often a package
> was downloaded?  Running this script on the main mirrors would make
> a reasonable statistic.
> Kind regards
>         Andreas.

I dont think it would. This would only make stats of how often packages
are upgraded. If some package changes 5x more often than other it will
reach much better downloads-count, althru isnt used more often

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