On Tue, 2005-02-01 at 00:02 +0100, Féliciano Matias wrote:
The "problem" I have about changelog is its duplications.
[fmatias@one i386]$ rpm -q --changelog xorg-x11 | wc
5369 35773 250956 <= big changelog
[fmatias@one i386]$ rpm -q -a | grep xorg-x11 | xargs rpm -q --changelog
75166 500822 3513384 <= very very big changelog (several times the same
Then the question is: why is the same changelog, i.e. the changelog of
sub packages with the same source package, stored for each package
individually? It could be stored once and be referenced from each sub
package. It gets deleted once all references on it vanish.
Nils Philippsen / Red Hat / nphilipp(a)redhat.com
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