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Re: [opensuse] Upgrade RC1 to RC3?
  • From: Robert Schiele <rschiele@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 2 May 2006 00:49:28 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060501224928.GY13548@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, May 02, 2006 at 12:28:07AM +0200, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> It could be uncompressed, the differences applied, then recompressed with
> something else - but then the checksum would be different.

There are more problems than just the checksum. Using different compression
would break the iso layout of the disc. Sure, you could have recreated this as
well but then what would finally be the point in distributing iso images at
all?

Robert

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