Subject: Re: pkgsrc broken the 1000 barrier
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: David Maxwell <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/29/1999 12:05:22
On Fri, Oct 29, 1999 at 03:16:38PM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> > On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, David Brownlee wrote:
> > > 	Out of curiosity, how are you obtaining those numbers, and
> > > 	would it make sense to have some form of table indicating
> > > 	growth (simialr to FreeBSD :)
> Check out (just did that). We could
> fun that now every day and make some stats somewhen. (this is not on cron
> yet, let me know what you think!)
> Getting past values involves a local CVS Repository (copy), and lots of
> date-based checkouts involved with wasting lots of CPU and disk bandwidth.
> ;-)

Should be able to build a table from the CVS files based on 'first commit'
without having to do checkouts. I'll look at FreeBSD if I have the disk space.

David Maxwell,| -->
All this stuff in twice the space would only look half as bad!
					      - me