Re: Status of systemtap in Debian
On Tue, 2010-02-16 at 22:47 +0100, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> On 16/02/10 at 22:27 +0100, Bastian Blank wrote:
> > On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 09:13:06PM +0100, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > > - disk space on buildds: at least 2 GiB are required to build a kernel
> > > with debuginfo. (that doesn't sound too hard to satisfy)
> > A typical build includes between 2 and 10 of them.
> Ah, I missed that. Provided the build of the different are sequential,
> the tree is not cleaned up between builds?
> So that means at most 20 GiB, which probably excludes more buildds.
> > > - mirror space: each debug .deb would use ~ 450 MB (see
> > > http://ddebs.ubuntu.com/pool/main/l/linux/)
> > Our archive does not support ddebs.
> Why couldn't it be done using a normal deb?
Aren't there some alternatives so people don't have to download all the
MegaBytes ? (iSCSI ; DRDB ; FUSE/HTTP... whatever)
Especially for fast moving targets, like unstable.