Bug 982387 - Use xz to compress tarball
Use xz to compress tarball
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: community-mysql (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Honza Horak
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-07-08 17:30 EDT by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2013-07-09 06:29 EDT (History)
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Description Ville Skyttä 2013-07-08 17:30:08 EDT
Compressing the tarball with xz would save about 9 MB, see http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.redhat.fedora.devel/181336 and let me know if you'd like me to take care of this for devel.

diff --git a/community-mysql.spec b/community-mysql.spec
index 267cb6b..6b929f7 100644
--- a/community-mysql.spec
+++ b/community-mysql.spec
@@ -20 +20 @@ License: GPLv2 with exceptions and LGPLv2 and BSD
-Source0: mysql-%{version}-nodocs.tar.gz
+Source0: mysql-%{version}-nodocs.tar.xz
diff --git a/generate-tarball.sh b/generate-tarball.sh
index d3e859b..7781f32 100755
--- a/generate-tarball.sh
+++ b/generate-tarball.sh
@@ -12 +12 @@ rm mysql-$VERSION/man/*
-tar cfz mysql-$VERSION-nodocs.tar.gz mysql-$VERSION || exit 1
+tar cfJ mysql-$VERSION-nodocs.tar.xz mysql-$VERSION || exit 1
Comment 1 Honza Horak 2013-07-09 06:29:29 EDT
Thanks for this, done in Rawhide, it will get to F19 with the next update.

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