on better origtgz packing for SF2 format soundfonts
[alioth/soundfonts.git] / README.source
1 This repository contains, on branches, packaging
2 of the debian/ subdirectory for various soundfonts.
3
4 Everything else, i.e. the content of the origtgz,
5 is not included due to sheer size.
6
7 Notes to myself:
8
9 Repackaged origtgz (from upstreams’ PKZIP archives)
10 should be compressed with:
11
12 xz --delta=dist=2 --lzma2=preset=9e
13
14 Savings:
15                         previously      with dist       saves   uncompressed    saved   saves
16 Fluid (R3) Mono SF2     86169132        73283016        14.96%  124420332       30.74%  41.10%
17  "     "  orig.tar      86444136        73234320        15.28%
18 MuseScore_General SF2   128492948       108897072       15.25%  218388782       41.16%  50.14%
19  "     "  orig.tar      128468060       108940516       15.20%