ports make search?

William A. Mahaffey III wam at hiwaay.net
Wed May 20 23:53:19 UTC 2015

On 05/20/15 18:24, Jeffry Killen wrote:
> I am in /usr/ports and
> did make search name='libjpg'
> It says that INDEX_10 must be built
> So now I have excuted the command
> make index
> As I type this it appears that the process is completed.
> But it has been going on for around 20 minutes. Is it
> common or not unexpected to take that long?
> JK
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Yes, that is one of the attractions of pkg's vs. ports, *much* quicker 
installs. Some months ago, I compiled the iceweb port, took over 5 hours 
on this box. The pkg install a week or 2 later took 30 sec.


	William A. Mahaffey III


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