rsync compatibility

Our rsync package was shipped with bundled zlib to provide compatibility with the old-style –compress option up to version 3.1.0. Version 3.1.1 was released on 2014-06-22 and is shipped by…

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Now using Zstandard instead of xz for package compression

As announced on the mailing list, on Friday, Dec 27 2019, our package compression scheme has changed from xz (.pkg.tar.xz) to zstd (.pkg.tar.zst). zstd and xz trade blows in their…

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Xorg cleanup requires manual intervention

In the process of Xorg cleanup the update requires manual intervention when you hit this message: :: installing xorgproto (2019.2-2) breaks dependency ‘inputproto’ required by lib32-libxi :: installing xorgproto (2019.2-2)…

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