Re: How to do a survey on lbzip2 as a bzip2 alternative?
> I'd like to ask users for their opinions about lbzip2 as a bzip2
> alternative in Debian, by requesting them to choose exactly one of the
> following options, after reading my DebADay article :
> 1. I'd like to use lbzip2 as a bzip2 alternative.
> 2. I'd like to use lbzip2 as a bzip2 alternative only in combination with
> 3. I don't want to use lbzip2 as a bzip2 alternative in any way.
> 4. I don't know / I don't care.
> What's the best way to do this? I've read MJ Ray's advice , but I have
> problems with the following points:
> 3 / "test the survey yourself before involving any other people": how?
> 4 / "pilot": how?
> 5 / "Carry out the main survey": how?
> Thank you very much,
>  http://debaday.debian.net/2009/11/12/lbzip2-parallel-bzip2-utility/
>  http://people.debian.org/~mjr/surveys.html#advice
Not that I can help with the surveys, but you may want to compare your
compressor to the practical tests and comparisons found at , and eventually
update your debaday article with the results.
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