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Re: [gnu-prog-discuss] GRUB 1.99~rc2 released

From: Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko
Subject: Re: [gnu-prog-discuss] GRUB 1.99~rc2 released
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 16:38:59 +0200
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On 20.04.2011 12:35, Jim Meyering wrote:
> Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko wrote:
>> > A source tarball for the new release can be found at:
>> >
>> >
> Hi Vladimir,
> Congratulations.
> In case you feel like also distributing xz-compressed files,
> I've included a simple patch below.  Using xz -8e on your
> release tarball compresses it to nearly half the size of the
> gzip-compressed tarball:
>     $ du -sh gru*?z                                                           
>    :
>     4.2M    grub-1.99~rc2.tar.gz
>     2.3M    grub-1.99~rc2.tar.xz
xz uploaded. I didn't use the dist target for creating tarball, I just
do it manually.
I'll come back to the patch on a latter time. Thanks for contributing.

Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko

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