[CentOS-devel] C5 kernels

James Antill james at fedoraproject.org
Tue Sep 2 22:10:14 UTC 2008


On Tue, 2008-09-02 at 08:52 +0800, John Summerfield wrote:

> I'm bothered by the differences in their sizes.
> This list makes it easier to see relevant points:

 As Akemi said there is more than just "one size" for an rpm, the UI
value displayed is almost always "what the user wants to see" ... but it
falls down if you try and compare installed and not-installed sizes
using it.

 If you want to know how to compare them, or what the different values
mean I've tried to write it up so it's understandable:

http://illiterat.livejournal.com/6439.html

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James Antill <james at fedoraproject.org>
Fedora


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