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Re: pkg/42967: pkgsrc does not support 7z archive file (archivers/p7zip)
The following reply was made to PR pkg/42967; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <joerg%britannica.bec.de@localhost>
Subject: Re: pkg/42967: pkgsrc does not support 7z archive file
Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 02:28:52 +0100
On Sun, Mar 14, 2010 at 01:20:04AM +0000, OBATA Akio wrote:
> For usual ttf-fonts developers, they will probably not focus to Unix
> platforms mainly,
> so it it nasty to create tar+* archive for them.
In that case they should something portable like zip in first place.
Really, 7z is yet another zip-like format that provides no real gain
over the alternatives.
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