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Can you release a smaller subversion package?

From: Gioele Barabucci <dev_at_gioelebarabucci.com>
Date: 2005-03-26 15:39:52 CET

The current subversion package (1.1.3 tar.bz2) is about 6MB while it could be
less than 3MB.

The package is so big because it includes some needed libraries (apr,
apr-utils, neon) and other files (the complete site in the www/ dir, the
compiled svnbook.{pdf, html} in the doc/book/book/ dir).

Can you please release a basic package along with this full-featured one?
It would contains the same files that are contained in the full package except
apr/, apr-util/, neon/, www/ and doc/book/.

A basic package would be just 3MB in size, cost nothing to you, and be a big
win for everybody with a limited bandwidth (read 56K).
A reduced source package would also save bandwidth (and space) for all the
distro that distribute SRPM packages.

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Received on Wed Mar 30 05:35:45 2005

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