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SubjectRe: [www.k.o] Let tar.xz be the default tarball on the main-page?
On 04/03/13 07:58 AM, Sedat Dilek wrote:
> Hi,
> it is still tar.bz2 the default tarball for downloading.
> As modern Linux-kernel versions exists also as tar.xz which is smaller
> and causes less Internet traffic.
> Save the planet :-)!

I think I'll go ahead and do that, if only because some time down the
line I'd like to stop making everything available as [.gz|.bz2|.xz] and
eliminate bz2 altogether. Switching main page links to .xz will help me
accomplish this goal in some distant future.

Konstantin Ryabitsev
Systems Administrator
Linux Foundation,
Montréal, Québec

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