Gentoo Archives: gentoo-scm

From: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
To: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-scm@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-scm] Status of the project?
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 21:17:00
Message-Id: 20090128211657.GA4812@comet
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-scm] Status of the project? by "Robin H. Johnson"
On 01:45 Sat 24 Jan , Robin H. Johnson wrote:
> Secondary delay is that I asked for some input on hardware and tuning re > managing a very large repo, and still haven't got a response from my > contact (at Regardless of the tuning, we're going to need > to figure out a box with lots of RAM for the repo size.
19:56 < warthog9 > dberkholz- git is basically unnoticable by itself 19:58 < dberkholz > warthog9: so RAM and IO are both pretty minimal for git itself? 19:59 < warthog9 > dberkholz- we were running git+gitweb+all of our http mirroring on one box for a long time, and it was gitweb that was killing us 20:00 < warthog9 > dberkholz- to give you an idea, the machines that are dealing with our pub mirroring (I.E. gitweb (android.git, mirror.git, git), git, etc is at a wopping load of 1 20:02 < warthog9 > (mind you this is a dual quad core with 16G of ram and like 4T of sas storage but yeah) 20:03 < Ramereth@> warthog9: do you do anything special w/ xinetd or tmpfs w/ the git-daemon? 20:03 < warthog9 > Ramereth- nope 20:04 < warthog9 > I run different git-daemons for things like mirror.git, android.git and git but that's because they are on separate ips -- Thanks, Donnie Donnie Berkholz Developer, Gentoo Linux Blog: