Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 01/05/2003 14:56:57
On Sun,  5 Jan 2003 15:37:17 +0200 (EET)
Dan McMahill <> wrote:

> Log Message:
> Switch the top level pkgsrc 'readme' and 'cdrom-readme' targets to use the
> new and much more efficient code.  Previously a 'make readme' took over
> 3 weeks on my SS5 and now takes < 3 hours.  The number of make calls has
> been reduced from somewhere over 1,000,000 to one per package which is
> around 3,000.  The mk/scripts/mkreadme script does all the work now.  This
> script has been used in standalone form for a month or two on
> and has had no problem.

Can this be applied to the make index target too?

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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