Fwd: [Fedora-spins] Nightly composes using XZ spins
Bruno Wolff III
bruno at wolff.to
Mon Jan 24 14:07:56 UTC 2011
On Sun, Jan 23, 2011 at 23:32:56 -0800,
Adam Williamson <awilliam at redhat.com> wrote:
> FWIW on this, a quick boot test on the latest nightly looks to work
> fine, and I had a look at the 01/22 and 01/23 logs, they have the same
> number of packages and there's no obvious huge breakage...so it looks
> like we really did just gain 130MB of space for free, yay!
I did local local builds comparing the same set of packages for the
Desktop and saw the same size change as confirming that the space
was from using xz.
Presviously I had been doing my tests with sample games spins and while
the savings were better in absolute terms, it was significantly less
in relative terms.
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