[darcs-users] compress patch bundles for more reliable transport ?

Max Battcher me at worldmaker.net
Sun Feb 8 21:42:03 UTC 2009

Simon Michael wrote:
> What if we: gzip the x-darcs-patch part, and also include just the
> patch but not the context in the text/plain part, for human readers.
> Also, darcs apply would accept gzipped patch bundles. I think this
> could make patch-accepting more robust and no harder. It would also do
> away with the visual noise cause by having the context always
> included, and would reduce the size of darcs patch emails quite a bit.

+1. I think this sounds like a good idea.

--Max Battcher--

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