[Doc-SIG] Re: [Python-Dev] Documentation packages
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
fdrake at acm.org
Thu Oct 2 23:54:10 EDT 2003
Jack Jansen writes:
> 1. For now we add bz2 compression, and put that at the top of the
> list, with gz far below it. If we want to get real fancy we
> could even put it behind another link "old formats".
At this point, we've been providing bzip2-compressed tarballs for
three years; they became available with Python 1.6 (does anyone even
remember that release?).
> 2. At some point in the future we look at the http logs to see
> how many people still use the older format.
I'm hoping to write the script to do that this weekend.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
PythonLabs at Zope Corporation
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