Re: [PATCH] proposed v3 source format using .git.tar.gz
On Wed, Oct 17, 2007 at 05:24:10PM -0400, Phillip Susi wrote:
> Exactly... it seemed to be an 8 MB difference though, which would
> account for why the git repo was smaller; it started with 8 MB less
> files. My point is that git doesn't magically make the same set of
> files plus their history smaller than just the original set of files.
> When I poked around with du a bit it looks like the missing space in the
> git repo is mostly those .po files. Are these auto generated? If so,
> why are they included in the source package?
You are most likely speaking about the .gmo files, not the .po files.
Frank Lichtenheld <firstname.lastname@example.org>