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From: Stanislav Brabec <utx@g.o>
To: "Björn Lindström" <bkhl@×××××××××××××.se>
Cc: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] speeding up emerge sync...and being nice to the mirrors
Date: Thu, 15 May 2003 19:47:57
Message-Id: 1053028124.3594.3.camel@utx.utx.cz
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] speeding up emerge sync...and being nice to the mirrors by bkhl@privat.utfors.se (=?iso-8859-1?q?Bj=F6rn_Lindstr=F6m?=)
Björn Lindström wrote:
> Stanislav Brabec <utx@g.o> writes: > > > Once you download "official tar.gz" (you have to have identical bit
image; or
> > tar set - to be more patient to machines with few memory) and later
download
> > only incremetal deltas. > > Wouldn't this still break pretty easily as soon as you change anything > in your local portage copy? >
You must have originally packed tarball, which you will never delete. It is nearly impossible to restore it from portage tree. -- Stanislav Brabec http://www.penguin.cz/~utx -- gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list