Gentoo Archives: gentoo-admin

From: Allan Spagnol Comar <allan.comar@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-admin@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-admin] Distributed administration of gentoo - easy or hard?
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006 17:26:27
In Reply to: [gentoo-admin] Distributed administration of gentoo - easy or hard? by Andrew Kesterson
one of the solutions is to get your better machine and cross compiling
to the others....

In my case it helps.


On 1/23/06, Andrew Kesterson <andrew@××××××.net> wrote:
> I've recently begun admining a few gentoo boxes in a distributed > setting (mainly boxes that my friends asked me to set up for them on a > personal, at-home basis.) I'm noticing that while portage makes updates > alot smoother, compiling them takes forever, especially on initial > installations. OpenOffice installs and updates are particularly heinous. > How do you guys handle this? Do you configure all your systems the > same, and set up a binary package host on the system somewhere for them to > fetch binaries from? Or do you just use straight portage? > -- > gentoo-admin@g.o mailing list > >
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