>  Patchsets also have a big problem which timecop already
>  noticed: They don't contain binary files or patches to
>  such and thus a patched tree might miss quite a few important
>  files after a while. xdelta wouldn't cause that particular
>  problem but is harder to use and deltas are not as obvious
>  to read as an unified diff.

I don't think that the majority of people applying patches really care
what the format of the patch is (developers, of course, probably do, but
not people like timecop or myself who prefer a xxxK patch to a xxMB

I don't see a public rsync server for gimp, cvs or otherwise.  Perhaps
this might be an acceptable option for people with modest bandwidth

(Just now catching up with holiday mail...)

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