Changing dpkg-deb default compression from gzip to lzma for Hardy

Lars Wirzenius lars at
Wed Dec 19 18:40:41 UTC 2007

On ke, 2007-12-19 at 13:34 -0500, Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> I upgrade a between 2 days and 2 weeks before release to avoid waiting
> 4 hours for the upgrade to download on release day, like I did with
> Edgy.

For releases, one can almost certainly wait a few days for the worst
rush to be over.

For security updates, however, waiting is inadvisable.

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