Subject: Re: pkgsrc reorg
To: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 10/06/2000 17:15:11
On Fri, 6 Oct 2000, Todd Vierling 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
> "in-place modify".)
Is the ZIP encyption trustworthy enough? maybe we could implement some pkg
signing that way?
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>