Subject: Re: disk space
To: Paul Goyette <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/06/2002 18:32:54
On Sun, 6 Jan 2002, Paul Goyette wrote:

> > Frederick Bruckman said:
> >
> > >I'm up to ~500mb for the files alone. You need room for "cvs" to work,
> > >plus it only grows, never shrinks, so about 1 Gb would be good. You'll
> > >also need another 1/2 Gb or so for the object dirs. You didn't ask
> > >about it, but "xsrc" also tops 1/2 Gb (but including the objects), and
> > >"pkgsrc", sources alone, tops 1.6G!

> 	/usr/pkgsrc	384MB (excluding all distfiles)

That makes sense. My "pkgsrc" actually includes nearly all the
distfiles, and several hundred built packages for i386 and m68k.