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Re: should we split up the Packages file in main (for woody)

On Sun, Feb 13, 2000 at 11:38:54PM +0100, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> > I think the correct thing to do here is to have a pair of package files,
> > 'Sunday' and 'today' - 'today' would contain anything new since 'sunday'
> > and once a week or so 'sunday' would rebuild completely.
> I think the guy was suggesting splitting Packages files into sections
> much like we split the archive into sections now..

Sounds doable. Hopefully when Jason and I get this package pool working,
and common tools like apt using it, this wont be needed.

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