Discussion about a new BLFS release

Ken Moffat ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Nov 4 16:18:10 PDT 2010


On Thu, Nov 04, 2010 at 06:12:11PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Ken Moffat wrote:
> 
> >  I'd also like to see xz here (/me ducks behind a blast-proof wall)
> > because packages are starting to move to this instead of bzip2, and
> > it will allow up to use the smaller versions - it can replace lzma.
> 
> Actually, I'm planning on adding it to LFS.
> 
> http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/ticket/2619
> 
>    -- Bruce
> 
 Yes, I was aware of that.  But if we have it in BLFS at the moment,
we can do a release using .tar.xz files and then drop it later.

ĸen
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