Subject: Re: pkgsrc.tar.gz size
To: Tomasz Luchowski <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/13/2001 11:01:20
On Fri, 13 Apr 2001, Tomasz Luchowski wrote:
> I just tried compressing pkgsrc.tar with bzip -9 and output file is 4896KB..
> gzipped file is about 10MB. Maybe we should distribute *also* bzipped
> pkgsrc.tar?

I hope you mean bzip2 and not bzip :-)

If so, I like the idea.