[winetest] Would it be worthwhile to send zipped version of the reports?

Paul Vriens paul.vriens.wine at gmail.com
Tue Feb 12 11:05:13 CST 2008

Reece Dunn wrote:
> On 12/02/2008, Paul Vriens <paul.vriens.wine at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> As more and more tests are developed I think it could make sense to zip the
>> report files before sending.
>> It will of course put a small extra burden on the winehq server but as the
>> reports are text only we gain a 90% or so per report.
>> Thoughts?
> This is a good idea, although gzip or bzip2 would be better, and they
> can be embedded into the winetest application.
> It would also mean that we can finally get a full run of the Vista
> tests, as they will then be under the 1.5MB file limit!
> - Reece

Well I should have said 'compressed' cause I'm not in favor of any compression 
currently as long as the files get smaller.



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