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Re: [lorax] Split compression into separate methods; use xz to compress initrd



yes, that should do it, thanks

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  Martin Gracik

----- Original Message -----
> On Thu, 2011-02-17 at 08:50 +0100, Martin Gracik wrote:
> > On Wed, 2011-02-16 at 16:38 -0500, Will Woods wrote:
> > > On Wed, 2011-02-16 at 03:22 -0500, Martin Gracik wrote:
> > > > Why do you want to remove the gzip python module calls, and
> > > > replace them with an external call to gzip?
> > >
> > > Mostly just for consistency with the other compressor call - plus
> > > it let
> > > me remove an 'import' and a few lines of code, plus it would make
> > > it
> > > easier to replace gzip with another compression program like xz.
> > > Except
> > > module-init-tools only supports .gz files. So.. yeah. Not that
> > > useful.
> > >
> > > I'll send a much smaller patch that just does the xz compression.
> > >
> > > -w
> > >
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> > I tried to use python modules if we have them instead of calling
> > some
> > binaries. I hope there will be the PyLZMA module in fedora soon, so
> > we
> > can change the xz call in the future too.
> >
> > I have the lzma code in my local branch, I was trying it before we
> > went
> > to Tempe, so you don't need to bother with it.
> >
> > But, does it require any changes in anaconda? Or can we push the
> > patch
> > to the repo and start using lzma right away?
> >
> 
> http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/packageinfo?packageID=10571
> 
> there's pyliblzma, is that gonna work?
> 
> -sv


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