Re: Debian Mirror with lzma compressed packages
Goswin von Brederlow <email@example.com> writes:
> A few more examples below. I think lzma isn't the right thing for the
> archive. p7zip seems much faster, needs a lot less ram and compression
> is similar.
> Lzma: 34306752 Bytes
> Compressing : 19410 mrvn 0 376m 370m R 97.2 36.9 1:58.33 lzma -9
> Decompressing: 19488 mrvn 0 100m 79m R 96.8 7.9 0:03.24 lzma
Should you be using the "-9" option? The lzma help output says this:
-3 .. -9 good to excellent compression. -7 is the default.
--fast alias for -1
--best alias for -9 (usually *not* what you want)
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