Re: Packaging _still_ wasteful for many large packages
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org> you write:
>Martin Michlmayr <email@example.com> writes:
>> * Jérôme Marant <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004-02-15 14:12]:
>>> Please note that those arch-indep files are built on every
>>> architecture because this is how the bootstrap works, so it is
>>> not going to save buildds cpu time anyway.
>> But space on the mirrors (which is more important than cpu time).
>Exactly. This is why it is going to be worked on and it is worth it.
Cool. Expect a bug shortly to remind you... :-)
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. email@example.com
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