sysutils/portindex weirdness

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Tue Jul 20 12:39:23 PDT 2004

On Tuesday 20 July 2004 02:47 am, Radim Kolar wrote:
> > the list goes on....
> try v17. Last known issue with portindex is that it breaks when ports
> tree has circle depends (like today). I must add special check for
> this. 

I just converted my port cvsup cron job to using portindex. I timed the 
index generation in a number of situations and a typical update seems 
to require on the order of 40 seconds. Make index was always taking 
8-10 minutes or more.

It also had a problem with circular behavior.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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