Re: [PATCH] dpkg: show progress while reading the files database
On Fri, 2009-02-20 at 20:53:47 +0100, Romain Francoise wrote:
> Reading the files database can take a while on machines with slow disks
> and an empty cache. To make the wait more tolerable and if stdout is a
> terminal, display a progress indicator (going to some lengths to avoid
> updating the display too often).
I've refactored the progress reporting into its own file. Also changed
the percent printing to right-align on 3 characters. This is now in
master. Thanks for the patch!