Speedup for pkg_version
stephen at math.missouri.edu
Sun Jul 29 02:01:37 UTC 2007
On Sat, 28 Jul 2007, Stephen Montgomery-Smith wrote:
> This is a kludge, but it makes pkg_version 4 times faster on my set up. The
> idea is that "make -V PKGNAME" should ordinarily be a very fast operation.
> So it runs a very cut down version of bsd.port.mk. If that bombs with an
> error, then it does the full bsd.port.mk.
> Maybe portsmanager and similar tools could use this idea.
It's not working - it messes up anything where PKGNAMEPREFIX should be set
to something non-trivial. E.g. ruby ports.
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