Call for Foundation-supported Project Ideas
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Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 07:35:36 UTC
Hi Joe Call for Foundation-supported Project Idea, well not a project but an item of importance in my opinion (the hostile forums disagree with me). Some help to fix freebsd-update , a very longstanding poor performance problem I took the time to investigate and provide an attempt to fix, https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=258863 I've been working with Colin Percival towards providing/fine-tuning a workaround but the program itself is monolithic and very intertwined which means a seemingly trivial fix is actually a nightmare - the goal posts keep changing with each step forward. Quite frustrating actually so I'd appreciate some help if mini-projects are acceptable. Thanks tux2bsd (apologies for the thread busting email)