Two quick questions about *ftp and loging size.

Ag. D. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Fri Aug 3 12:28:42 PDT 2007


On Fri, Aug 03, at 02:24 Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Ag. D. Hatzimanikas wrote these words on 08/03/07 14:13 CST:
> 
> > And remind me about the build size of the package.
> > Do we have to include also the size of the package when we count the
> > build size?
> 
> Build size calculation should be identified in the Editor's Guide,
> but a summary of that would be:
> 
> The total of diskspace used by the source directory after building
> the package and what is used by the installation in /usr (or wherever).
> 
> Essentially, that means getting the disk space before unpacking the
> tarball. Then build and install the package. Then get the disk space
> again before removing the source directory. The difference of the two
> numbers is the space used.

Sorry I wasn't clear. I was asking about the tarball size. Should we
count it also into the build size? 

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