* Sedat Dilek wrote in grml's BTS on 20101108 / 14:06:
> Thanks ch for providing numbers for the compression-ratio:
> 2.4G grml_chroot
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 698M Nov 7 20:44 grml_isos/grml_0.0.1.iso
> So, this means a ratio of 3.5 : 1.
> If I summarized correctly it's 2.25MB (other WM removals, w/o fvwm packages).
> 2.250 : 3.5 approx 643 [kB]
> That's not much!
> fvwm2 + fvwm2-crystal would save 5.6MB (squashfs-compressed)
> 20.156,8 : 3.5 = 5.759 [kB]
JFTR: You can't assume a fixed ratio of 3.5, it strongly depends of
the type of files that are involved (text compresses much better
than already compressed files). But removal of fvwm* will definetly
save us quite some space, ACK.