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Re: dpkg suggestion

On Wed, Aug 26, 1998 at 12:27:11PM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> >>"Edward" == Edward Betts <edward@hairnet.demon.co.uk> writes:
>  Edward> 22:21:03 $ pkg-nodep > /dev/null
>  Edward> 22:21:29 $ 
>  Edward> it is a bit slow?
> 	Patches for a speedup shall be gratefully accepted.

    I dunno about Edward, but <30 seconds to, I assume, check the entire
database, is quite fast compared to the alternative of hand-checking
everything and taking 30+ minutes to do it.  I can go read email in another
tty for 30 seconds.

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