Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Marius Mauch <genone@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@××××××××××××.org
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] digest-* files in portage tree
Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2005 01:43:47
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] digest-* files in portage tree by Aron Griffis
1 On Thu, 24 Mar 2005 10:42:05 -0500
2 Aron Griffis <agriffis@g.o> wrote:
4 > Francesco Riosa wrote: [Thu Mar 24 2005, 08:22:40AM EST]
5 > > In addition to "Manifest" files in portage tree there are 19000
6 > > "digest-${P}" files in the portage tree each of this uses 4k on
7 > > ext{2,3} filesystem and has to be scanned each time rsync is run on
8 > > the tree. Is possible to avoid the use of theese files?
9 >
10 > A few mods to portage and it should be possible to give the Manifest
11 > a structure to contain the digests...
13 Yeah, I might reconsider my digest-redesign I sent here a few months ago
14 if there is actually interest in this.
16 Marius
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Re: [gentoo-dev] digest-* files in portage tree Daniel <dragonheart@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] digest-* files in portage tree Peter Cech <cech@×××××××××.sk>