looks like I am no longer welcome around here

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Tue Dec 12 07:19:46 UTC 2017

El día martes, diciembre 12, 2017 a las 02:03:14p. m. +0700, Victor Sudakov escribió:

> Polytropon wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > Just my own opinion; however, I do not consider synth, unlike poudriere, to be bloated.
> > > 
> > > I don't even consider poudriere bloated. It is neat, does not require
> > > weird dependencies or GUI libs, stores its configuration in text
> > > files, uses the standard ports and jail infrastructure. Why would
> > > anyone call it bloated?
> > 
> > Not exactly bloated, but it could be considered "overhead"
> > just to build one or two ports. 
> It's not meant for that. I use it for what it was meant: a local
> repository (you can even look at it at http://svn.sibptus.ru/) from
> where I install packages to a dozen FreeBSD hosts, with the options I
> need.

I'm building around ~2000 ports of HEAD as a local repo to be installed
on my farm of laptops and netbooks (~8 devices).

It's just the right tool for this and easy to manage. Once setup, just
forget it. Only my family is complaining about the noise of my poudriere
oven, a Dell PowerEdge R210, which was decommissioned by my company and
now "rack mounted" below the table of my desk at home :-)


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