Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: "Ján Zahornadský" <yankyo@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] a question about updating process
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:17:42
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] a question about updating process by behrouz khosravi
1 There used to be this tool, deltup, that was providing binary patches
2 given what versions you have already downloaded and what you are trying
3 to download, which sounds like something that would answer your question.
5 However, the project have somehow become quiet, probably as the
6 bandwidth and data volumes are no longer such an issue.
8 On 29/07/14 12:08, behrouz khosravi wrote:
9 > hello everyone.
10 > I was trying to emerge chromium and I noticed that it should download
11 > about 200 Mb, and no wonder cause it is source files, not binary executable.
12 > However I wanted to know that if a new version of chromium comes out, an
13 > update will download another 200 Mb or just a diff files to patch the
14 > altered files ? (I am a new user and I have not experienced that situation!)
15 > Regards


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Re: [gentoo-user] a question about updating process behrouz khosravi <bz.khosravi@×××××.com>