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Re: These new diffs are great, but...

On Fri, 30 Jun 2006 11:10:37 +0200, Eduard Bloch <edi@gmx.de> wrote:
>* Marc Haber [Fri, Jun 30 2006, 08:00:57AM]:
>> file:// URLs are not the only issue here - aptitude update is also
>> much slower than before on a hosted box which has 100 Mbit/s
>> connectivity and could load the Packages.gz in, like, two seconds.
>I have doubts, have you measured the real difference? If you box is
>already to slow for patching then it would have fun with bzip2 as well.

The machine in Question is a P3 with 1200 MHz. What's making the
process slow is the turnaround time for the http requests, as observed
multiple times in this thread alone.


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