Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc
To: Dan McMahill <email@example.com>
From: Soren Jacobsen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/23/2003 15:54:08
On 07/23 09:41, Dan McMahill wrote:
> Log Message:
> rework the INDEX file generation. The new approach speeds up things by
> several orders of magnitude and 'make index' now takes 30 minutes or so
> instead of several days on my test machine. The approach now is to take
> one pass through every package and extract some key information including
> the explicitly listed dependencies. After the data is extracted, the
> dependencies are flattened in one step which avoids the extremely
> inefficient recursive make that was previously used.
pkg/13111 should probably be closed now.