Subject: Re: Proposal: new binary package format
To: Adam Ciarcinski <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/31/1999 14:48:21
On Mon, 31 May 1999, Adam Ciarcinski wrote:
> > with our current format a binary package is an ".tar.gz" archive which
> My proposal: let's use bzip2 instead of gzip, since it gives better
> compresson, doesn't it?

Yes. Unfortunately, integration with tar etc. is not done yet.

 - Hubert

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