[arch-general] [arch-announce] Moving to Zstandard images by default on mkinitcpio

Archange archange at archlinux.org
Mon Feb 22 15:15:28 UTC 2021

Le 22/02/2021 à 05:12, Kevin Morris via arch-general a écrit :

> A 10 second improvement is _large_. You may think that you don't need it
> because you're sitting at your computer, but think about servers, vms,
> automated systems... Every second makes things quicker. Moving from 20
> seconds to 10 seconds is halving its boot time.
> That is a good thing.

Right, that is much more relevant indeed. Though my dedicated server are 
spending ~1min in BIOS, so my kernel actually booting in 3s on them is 
rather… pointless. ^^ But I understand that VPS/VMs are a different 
thing though. ;)

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