From:  Simon Fraser <>
Date:  29 May 2019 22:55:59 Hong Kong Time

Re: [RelEng] Standardizing on archive formats in CI


Is there a user experience question with shipping zip files? I wonder what
the overlap is between people who want the contents of the files, and those
who only know how to use zip or don't realise other tools can unpack them.

On Wed, 29 May 2019 at 15:54, Chris AtLee  wrote:

> What are the use cases for shipping .zip files?
> We already provide .exe and .msi files. You can use tools like 7zip to
> extract the files from the .exe if you don't want to run it.