[Haskell-cafe] Re: cabal upgrade

Svein Ove Aas svein.ove at aas.no
Wed Oct 1 15:18:39 EDT 2008

On Wed, Oct 1, 2008 at 8:59 PM, Achim Schneider <barsoap at web.de> wrote:
> Additionally, you could use rsync instead of a tbz download to speed
> things up. Gentoo does this right.
It wouldn't be *that* much faster, and the server load would be
higher. The current package index is.. what, half a megabyte?

It's something to consider in the future, although a change-aware
"filesystem" (git, say? It's fast) would probably be better.

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