pkg-1.7.0 is an order of magnitude slower than pkg-1.6.4

Michael Grimm trashcan at
Sat Apr 2 12:59:18 UTC 2016

Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at> wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 02, 2016 at 02:42:06PM +0200, Michael Grimm wrote:

>> 26 seconds for 74 ports within a jail and pkg-1.6.4:
>> 309 seconds for the very same 74 ports within the very same jail and pkg-1.7.0:
>> Is this an expected slow-down? /usr/ports/UPGRADE and are not indicating that behavior.
>> But I might have missed something.
>> Any feedback is highly appriciated, thanks, and regards,
> pkg 1.7 is IO intensive that may explain.

Ok, understood.

JFTR: perl (24s), python27 (44s), and ruby (125s) take the longest time to reinstall.

> I plan to readd some improvements on this side before 1.8

Good to know, thanks for your feedback.


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