[aur-general] pkgconflict: a tool to find file conflicts when building packages
daenyth+arch at gmail.com
Wed Apr 8 14:18:15 EDT 2009
On Wed, Apr 8, 2009 at 14:04, Abhishek Dasgupta <abhidg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2009/4/5 Daenyth Blank <daenyth+arch at gmail.com>:
>> That's not a bad idea, and it's one that's been recommended to me for
>> pkgfile as well. Is there a simple (read: bash-usable) interface I
>> could work with to speed up pkgfile?
> I was trying out the command line sqlite3 tool to manage a database
> comprised of the following fields:
> key pkgname file
> The problem is that insertion into the database is *slow*. It takes over
> an hour to generate the databases for the official repositories. Thus, if
> we're to use sqlite then only the differences should be updated. Otherwise
> these filelist databases could be generated on some other server and
> then downloaded by pkgfile.
> The advantage of sqlite is of course that searching is nearly instanteneous.
That sounds promising... If we can find some method to construct only
the differences, then it would be doable. Have a method for the user
to do initial generation, update an existing db, and in addition, to
download a database from a known source (I could generate a db in a
cronjob and then host it on twilightlair I think). I have no
experience with this at all, what would you recommend for doing an
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