[arch-dev-public] [arch-commits] Commit in mpd/trunk (ChangeLog PKGBUILD install mpd mpd.install rc.d)

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Fri Mar 23 12:22:14 EDT 2012

On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 11:12 AM, Gaetan Bisson <bisson at archlinux.org> wrote:
> [2012-03-23 10:28:30 -0500] Dan McGee:
>> Just curious- is there any reason to introduce naming changes like
>> this other than personal preference?
> Only that I work better with sets of PKGBUILDs with a consistent style;
> sorry for the inconvenience.

No big deal, I made it sound worse than it was- just wanted to point
out a specific case where it can be an inconvenience on users (e.g.
me) that customize things.

>> I don't agree with this. Either ship the documentation unzipped, or
>> don't ship it. It is rather useless to people otherwise, IMO.
> Okay then, I just won't ship it: unzipped, it takes 91% of the installed
> size, and is not used by the vast majority of users.
Just kill them; people that need them know how to find them on the
Internet. This was our philosophy 5 years ago and not sure why we
strayed away from it for non-man or non-info stuff. Also of note- even
though compressing it seems to make sense, it can easily make the
overall package compression suffer. We already have this issue with


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