Re: Using .tar.xz only on (was: install-module / /

On Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 6:42 AM, Ghee Teo <ghee teo oracle com> wrote:
> On 21/03/2011 12:29, Olav Vitters wrote:
>> On Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 09:55:05AM +0000, Ghee Teo wrote:
>>> I hope this does not imply or infer that all the source tarball for
>>> GNOME will be uploaded in .xz format only. Solaris is *not*
>>> supporting .xz by default yet. This means, anyone who want to
>>> compile source code modules will have difficulties.
>> That is exactly what I meant.
>> So:
>> How do Solaris users get GNOME packages? Via
> Yes. We download them from

By "we", do you mean end users or packagers?

Aren't only packagers (and distro build servers, etc) and advanced
users impacted by the change to .xz?


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