tar.xz packages (can it already be used?)

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed Feb 1 09:49:00 GMT 2012

On Feb  1 11:33, Jari Aalto wrote:
> 2012-02-01 11:15 Corinna Vinschen:
> | > >But upset should already support both gz and bz2, so multiple formats
> | > >are already supported; would adding xz be that much work?
> |
> | ... keep the existing packages as .bz2 and change to .xz by updating one
> | at a time?
> Just to confirm: all new upload requests can be (are prefered?) in *.xz
> format?

Not yet.  Upset can't handle .xz so far so it's a bit early.


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