On Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 3:32 PM, Matej Stuchlik <mstuchli(a)redhat.com> wrote:
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> From: "Ville Skyttä" <ville.skytta(a)iki.fi>
> Also, be careful with measuring space savings when working with *.pyo.
> It is a common case that *.pyc and *.pyo are identical, and when they
> are rpmbuild already hardlinks them.
That's really interesting, I've had no idea:
BTW I just had a peek into some Arch Linux Python 3.5 packages, and it
seems they contain *no* identical *.pyc and corresponding *.opt-1.pyc
files. This is bad news wrt the hardlinking. I haven't found any
*.opt-2.pyc files to play with, so I don't know what's the situation