Why is freebsd-update so horrible slow?
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Thu Apr 15 19:40:29 UTC 2021
On Thu, 15 Apr 2021 12:11:28 -0500
Doug McIntyre wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 15, 2021 at 01:35:00PM +0100, Arthur Chance wrote:
> > This tweet from Colin Percival talks about the problem.
> > https://twitter.com/cperciva/status/1382491128537096193
> > TL;DR: changes to git caused a massive overload, the number of
> > mirrors has been increased to deal with it.
> Although his status is on portupgrade, not freebsd-update.
The freebsd-update and portsnap clients are so similar internally I'd be
surprised if they don't share server-side infrastructure.
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