Arch Linux’s Pacman 5.2 Released – Drops Support For Delta Packages, Adds Zstd Support

The Pacman 5.2 package manager for Arch Linux systems is now available with a variety of changes over earlier releases. Pacman 5.2 notably drops support for delta packages — the ability to download what has changed between current and new versions of packages. Delta packages/updates are supposed to yield bandwidth …

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This brand announced a Snapdragon 865 phone before the chip’s reveal

Weibo/8848 phones We all know that the Snapdragon 855‘s successor, likely called the Snapdragon 865, is coming. The chipset is expected to power 2020’s high-end smartphones, but it’s only set to be announced in November or December. That hasn’t stopped little-known luxury Chinese brand 8848 from announcing a Snapdragon 865 …

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