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Re: Adding packages to ELPA

From: Phillip Lord
Subject: Re: Adding packages to ELPA
Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:41:14 +0100
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Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:
>> - the maintainer of `foo' might not like to have to download a 300MB
>>   repository to hack on her 300-lines package.
> ELPA is currently 52MB on my disk, which is not negligible (if 300MB
> aren't).  Does this mean you will change your mind when ELPA hits
> 100MB?

I am a person who is hit by this problem. Stefan pointed out to me that
I can work around this by putting my packages on a branch and just
checking that out. He's right, it's an important consideration. If it
becomes more of a problem as ELPA grows, then that is soluable as well,
in any of many ways.


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