Re: Wheezy release: CDs are not big enough any more...
Guillem Jover dixit:
>the archive override. And if we have to keep changing the packages
>anyway to make sure they match changing priorities, we might as well
>just set the compressor (to gzip) explicitly for base packages.
Pseudo-essential packages are going to be a problem though.
What if a (hypothetical, of course!) package maintainer of
an essential package suddenly decides they need to depend
on, oh I know, say, ucf? Of course, this situation is purely
hypothetical, and ucf would never suddenly become pseudo-
(Who *is* the authority telling people off for making other
packages pseudo-essential, anyway? I’ve seen it thrice at
least already; luckily it was reverted for the instance when
someone pulled in the (full) perl package.)
<dileks> ch: good, you corrected yourself. ppl tend to tweet such news
immediately, sth. like "grml devs seem to be buyable" <ch> dileks: we
_are_. if you throw enough money in our direction, things will happen
<mika> everyone is buyable, it's just a matter of price <mrud> and now
comes [mira] and uses this as a signature ;0 -- they asked for it…