----- Original Message ----- > From: "Dave Neary" <dne...@redhat.com> > To: "Dan Kenigsberg" <dan...@redhat.com> > Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org > Sent: Friday, November 9, 2012 12:42:51 PM > Subject: Re: [vdsm] [VDSM][RFC]Switch of VDSM tarball compression format: > tar.xz only > > Hi, > > On 11/05/2012 10:22 AM, Dan Kenigsberg wrote: > > I don't really understand your motivation. > > I also think that supporting gzip is important. > > > Practically every open source project on the face of this planet, > > ships > > its source as a gzip'ed tarball. Which projects use xz for that? > > xz is the new hot compression (like 7zip was a few years ago, and bz2 > was before it). GNOME has switched to xz tarballs only: > https://mail.gnome.org/archives/devel-announce-list/2011-September/msg00003.html > and other projects are moving in the same direction.
Gnome is not example for anything... but apart of that this project contains a lot of binary artifacts and huge distribution, which is totally unrelated to vdsm. In most cases hot != best Alon _______________________________________________ vdsm-devel mailing list email@example.com https://lists.fedorahosted.org/mailman/listinfo/vdsm-devel