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Re: Size matters. Debian binary package stats

On Wed, 2005-12-21 at 16:12 +0100, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
> "Steinar H. Gunderson" <sgunderson@bigfoot.com> writes:
> > On Sun, Dec 18, 2005 at 12:34:56PM +0100, Gürkan Sengün wrote:
> The transition itself would go completly unadministered. Once dpkg is
> switched to default to a different compression all freshly build
> packages use it and the archive transitions itself over time.

Because a .deb would "know" whether it is compressed or not, and
dpkg would dynamically determine whether it needed to decompress
or not?

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA

"A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies."
Oscar Wilde

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