7zip compression for debs

Registered by Matt Zimmerman on 2005-10-25

Evaluate 7zip compression for use in debs, as an alternative to gzip or bzip2

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Status:
Not started
Approver:
Colin Watson
Priority:
Low
Drafter:
None
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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Reviewed by smurf, 5 Nov. Added extra use case; re-scheduled for review.
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Re-reviewed by smurf, 5 Nov. Approved by kamion, 7 Nov.
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This spec is mostly superseded by https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/dpkg-lzma

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