Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 277791
gimp-help package is too big -- propose a split.
Last modified: 2008-06-16 22:19:45 EDT
Description of problem:
gimp-help currently takes 93MiB of data -- or 73 MiB compressed. Most of this is
images but a lot of it is regional html pages. The images are changed infrequent
and most people won't need more than one set of html pages.
I propose that gimp-help becomes a metapackage which must have gimp-help-images
or gimp-help-common, containing all images in the package (as well as anything
else that's common for a set of html pages), and one gimp-help-<language>,
containing the html pages of one language. This will save people up to 40 MB on
their disc and certainly will also save some bandwidth since it's not required
to pull all the images when one html page has had a correction and vice versa.
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