Subject: Re: pkgsrc progress bar?
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/20/2005 22:59:52
On Thu, 20 Jan 2005, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> Will this work when one step (one line) takes 25 minutes and 100 steps
> (100 lines) takes a few seconds? Will the progress bar show how much
> "time" or how many lines?

Lines, obviously. But I guess we can assume that the output is distributed 
rather evenly.

  - Hubert

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