[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Packages file missing from unstable archive

On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 05:11:00AM -0700, Ian Bruce wrote:
> If the .deb files were compressed using the gzip "--rsyncable" option,
> then fetching them with zsync (or rsync) would be considerably more
> efficient than straight HTTP transfers.

No it wouldn't.  Remember that .deb files are never supposed to
change.  For other files like Packages and Sources this might
work indeed.


Reply to: