Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc
To: Dan McMahill <>
From: Soren Jacobsen <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
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.