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From: Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin
Date: Sat, 05 Mar 2011 10:05:56
Message-Id: ikt1rs$7b9$1@dough.gmane.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin by Nikos Chantziaras
On 03/05/2011 12:00 PM, Nikos Chantziaras wrote:
> On 03/05/2011 04:41 AM, Rich Freeman wrote: >> On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 6:46 PM, Alex Alexander<wired@g.o> wrote: >>> Anyway, compilation on a modern system shouldn't take more than an >>> hour. ~15-20 minutes on a quad i5. >> >> Clearly your definition of modern doesn't include my server... :) >> Just checked and the last build clocked in at 192 minutes. I need to >> make sure I have /var/tmp/portage symlinked back to a non-tmpfs >> location whenever I build it or else the system pretty-much dies from >> a lack of RAM. > > Then I'd say you have your tmpfs mount options configured wrongly :-) > You should specify a maximum amount of RAM it should use. When it fill > up, it then uses swap.
I take that back. It seems you can't do that with tmpfs :-(

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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin Dale <rdalek1967@×××××.com>