Subject: Re: pkgsrc reorg
To: David Maxwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 10/06/2000 11:09:35
On Fri, 6 Oct 2000, David Maxwell wrote:
: Is there any compressed archive format that is efficiently updatable?
Zip is about the closest you can get, since it has an independent directory
list and per-file compression, but if you have to add archive members, it
will create a temp file and "mv" it back into place. (There isn't an
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