[arch-general] Any suggestions on frequently rebuilding a git package?

Jesse Jaara jesse.jaara at gmail.com
Sun Sep 18 13:41:50 EDT 2011

2011/9/18 XeCycle <xecycle at gmail.com>:
> Hi, I build Emacs from git quite frequently, about twice a month or so.
> However the PKGBUILD from AUR rebuilds everything each time, which takes
> too many time I think.  Perhaps Emacs is small, but I think there should
> be a way to prevent too many rebuilds --- is that possible?

I assume you are keeping the same pkgbuild in your home dir,
with the src dir too, so that the source won't be downloaded everytime
again. Also use ccache, wich will speed up frequent recompiles.

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