[OSGeoLive] #467: remove bulky orphaned packages

OSGeoLive trac_osgeolive at osgeo.org
Tue Oct 6 03:40:21 PDT 2020

#467: remove bulky orphaned packages
 Reporter:  hamish     |       Owner:  kalxas
     Type:  task       |      Status:  assigned
 Priority:  major      |   Milestone:  OSGeoLive14.0
Component:  OSGeoLive  |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  apt, iso   |

Comment (by Edso):

 just an idea,

 there is the new zstd compression which is working very well and might be
 supported by squashfs inbetween.

 if not, there may be the option to switch to btrfs for the system
 partition (not boot though) which supports it natively since a while.


Ticket URL: <https://trac.osgeo.org/osgeolive/ticket/467#comment:52>
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