Fedora distribution build times
tomek at pipebreaker.pl
Sat Jan 15 15:49:37 UTC 2011
On Sat, Jan 15, 2011 at 07:38:21AM -0800, John Reiser wrote:
> This is a full rebuild of all >10k packages. Due to the RemoveSUID
> feature in Fedora 15, mock can no longer use tmpfs buildroots, meaning
> this run takes 4 days instead of <1. Progress?
> A slowdown by a factor of 4 is a high price to pay for the impact of RemoveSUID.
> I'd rather pay at most 30%, and not a factor of 4.
That's the extreme corner case, caused by bug in tmpfs (lack
of filecaps?). Upstream kernel bug, I would say.
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