Re: Packaging _still_ wasteful for many large packages
On Wednesday 18 Feb 2004 11:13 pm, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> I know of nobody here trying to follow testing or unstable via dialup:
> it would take too long and cost too much. I really don't consider
> that to be so important...
>  Of course, somebody will now pop out of the woodwork and claim
> they do exactly that
I do. Not everywhere can get broadband, and stable is no use to a developer.
The Packages file is a minor problem, nowhere near as bad as openoffice or
emacs or tetex or...