[Python-Dev] Re: Planning to drop gzip compression for future releases

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Sun Sep 19 14:00:11 CEST 2004

Martin v. Löwis wrote:

> Within the last few days (since the logs rotated on Sep 13), there have
> been 1095 accesses to Python-2.3.4.tar.bz2, and 5168 to Python-2.3.4.tgz.

so given the "we'll save 5 minutes for each release, and users stuck with
gzip only loses 5 minutes each" rationale, I assume this means that some-
one's planning to make 314400 Python releases over the next year?


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