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From: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
To: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] repoman patch for git support (from drobbins)
Date: Sun, 16 Nov 2008 06:47:18
Message-Id: 20081116064713.GE23210@comet
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] repoman patch for git support (from drobbins) by Zac Medico
On 22:41 Sat 15 Nov     , Zac Medico wrote:
> Donnie Berkholz wrote: > > One major problem with repoman+git is that a major feature of git is > > fast commits, but repoman is pretty slow (try a scan in > > x11-base/xorg-server). Anyone got a good idea for how to deal with this? > > The main performance bottleneck is the dependency checks, and the > time consumed by those is related to the number of profiles checked. > > # egrep -v "(#.*|^$)" /usr/portage/profiles/profiles.desc | wc -l > 122 > > It seems excessive to check 122 profiles. If we could reduce that > number significantly then we might see a significant decrease in the > time consumed by repoman.
You could cut it in half by not checking 'dev' profiles by default. -- Thanks, Donnie Donnie Berkholz Developer, Gentoo Linux Blog: http://dberkholz.wordpress.com

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Re: [gentoo-scm] repoman patch for git support (from drobbins) Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>