how long does it takes you to do a make buildworld

RW list-freebsd-2004 at
Wed Feb 23 20:46:27 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 23 February 2005 20:21, Wouter van Rooij wrote:
> >You remembered to add your hardware but you completly forgot to add how
> >long it takes you to do a make buildworld. :)
> >
> >Ben
> I was wondering how long it would take before i'm deciding to do it
> myself;-)

It's not a major build, I think it's about 3 hours on my P3 (700MHz/512MB)

When you are building a different version, as opposed picking up minor bug 
fixes, it's the hassle of merging the configuration files that's the problem.

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