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Re: apt-update via patches

On Wed, Nov 21, 2001 at 11:56:28AM +0100, Dominik Kubla wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 21, 2001 at 11:01:49AM +0100, Michael Bramer wrote:
> > If you have only some diffs on the server, it is useless (one have some
> > day old files, others some weeks old files). And all the diff eat space
> > on the servers.
> All you need is the last released version (as in part of an official
> Debian release) and an xdelta to the current version.  Whether we
> use an xdelta of the resulting debs or a deb consisitng of xdeltas
> of the changed file together with a script to apply them remains to
> be seen.

with this all woody user can't use this 'diff'.

also this is are very big diffs. 

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