Re: Alternative: Source-Centric Approach [w/code]
On Tue, Mar 15, 2005 at 04:55:08PM -0500, Alec Berryman wrote:
> Ola Lundqvist on 2005-03-15 22:45:45 +0100:
> > This is the problem. How do you make sure that the package is
> > buildable on the architecture without building it? And if you have
> > built it why not just add it to the archives. :) So you still need a
> > buildd. :(
> Why not add it to the archives? Because there isn't enough disk space.
Where exactly isn't enough space?
On Debian servers?
-> There'd be enough money for new disks or even new servers.
On some mirrors?
-> Not all mirrors have to mirror all ports.
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