Re: RFC: Support for zstd in .deb packages?
- Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:45:02 +0100
- From: Colin Watson <cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: RFC: Support for zstd in .deb packages?
On Fri, Apr 27, 2018 at 07:02:12AM +0200, Guillem Jover wrote:
> (And BTW I do not consider the current support in Ubuntu a deciding
> factor in any way, while it could perhaps fragment the .deb ecosystem,
> that's something for them to deal with IMO; should really start adding
> the vendor to the generated .deb's. :)
FWIW I'm going to be very reluctant to add support to Launchpad until
and unless it's supported in Debian, for exactly the reasons of
fragmentation, compatibility, etc. I said as much in
(Without support in Launchpad, the format isn't going to be widespread
Colin Watson [cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxx]