Re: sccache(-overlay) to speed up rust builds in poudriere

From: Charlie Li <>
Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2023 11:14:19 UTC
Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> Am 2023-09-27 10:56, schrieb Charlie Li:
>> ports-mgmt/sccache-overlay's functionality that allows it to work in a 
>> poudriere/port build environment relies on code that was never 
>> submitted upstream to sccache.
> More than the mk file and the install into a different location suitable 
> for the overlay infrastructure? Depending on how it is done, it may be 
> feasible to host the additional stuff locally, e.g. in the devel/sccache 
> port and use a feature flag or a slave port to enable it.
Yes, ports-mgmt/sccache-overlay has direct code patches that switch from 
network sockets to Unix domain sockets. The patches will not apply 
against current/more recent mainline sccache.

Charlie Li
...nope, still don't have an exit line.