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Re: for fututre Releases

From: Marcus Rohrmoser <mrohrmoser_at_gmx-gmbh.de>
Date: 2005-09-13 10:11:34 CEST

kfogel@collab.net schrieb:
> "Ahmed Kadwa" <akadwa@grintek.com> writes:
>
>>It would be useful to also include an xdelta that can be downloaded to
>>upgrade between releases.
>>See: http://www.kdevelop.org/index.html?filename=3.2/download.html
>>
>>The xdelta can de used to patch the tar.gz binary to the latest release.
>
>
> This would be a fairly non-standard way of distributing new releases,
> and although I see the advantages for low-bandwidth users, I think the
> extra trouble would not be worth it for the release manager(s).
> Especially since most people seem to be getting Subversion from their
> operating system's package distribution system, not from source,
> anyway.

What about committing the binaries to a (separate) distribution repo?

>>I really enjoy using subversion & all the guys that have contributed to
>>this effort really deserve a pat on the back

Full ack!

Greetings,
        M

Received on Tue Sep 13 10:12:40 2005

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