Re: possible compromise for ITP: linux?
Eike Sauer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Andrew Suffield schrieb:
>> - this packages adds nothing, and would occupy a fair chunk of space
>> in the archive.
> I don't know how short Debian is of space.
> How large would Robert's packages be?
~30MB for linux_2.4.22.orig.tar.gz and a single Kernel-Image is ~9MB on
i386. Multiply the latter by the number of supported architectures.
> There already are several packages with complete
> kernel sources which take as much place as his package
> would, right?
Robert does not propose to remove the existing kernel-source packages
therefore the calculation is simple - more than 100MB required space
in exchange for ...?