Using zsync for .deb downloads: initial benchmark results
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Tue Jul 14 17:43:48 BST 2009
On Tue, 14 Jul 2009 19:19:31 +0300 Lars Wirzenius <lars at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> Because most of the packages using lzma are OpenOffice.org related,
> it is probably not realistic to make them use gzip --rsyncable due
> to CD size limits, but it might be possible to use them for updates
> that don't get put into CDs.
Starting in Karmic we are also using lzma extensively in the KDE packages.
KDE presents the same issues wrt CD sizes as OOo.
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