Subject: Re: disk space
To: Paul Goyette <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
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.