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Re: broken packages for 2012Q3

On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 01:30:29PM +0200, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> > that's not what's causing most of the I/O; I suspect there are
> > checks that look at the content of files, and this is what can be
> > expensive.
> Even those (e.g. the interpreter check, the rpath check) should not add
> IO unless the machine is memory starved (which would waste time in a lot

Yes, although there is 2G RAM, the build boxes are occasionally swapping.
Even when it doesn't come to swap, gcc (especially with c++ files) can
grow large enough to evict files from the cache that pre-build PKG_DEVELOPERS
check have read.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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