Re: RFDisscusion: Big Packages.gz and Statistics and Comparing solution
Goswin Brederlow <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Also think of the benefit when updating. With some extra code on the
>client side (for example in apt) a pseudo deb can be created from the
>installed version and then rsynced against the new version.
Coo, yes, and you don't even need that much extra code: check in
/var/cache/apt/archives, and otherwise dpkg-repack. That would be nice.
Colin Watson [email@example.com]