[aur-general] Proposal: Mark packages that require significant computational power to build

Paul Hentschel aur at hpminc.com
Sun Apr 5 21:13:46 UTC 2020

On 4/3/20 6:55 PM, Loui Chang wrote:
> Neat idea but too arbitrary unless you can figure out a way to quantify or
> measure an 'intensity score' in a scientific manner.
Linux From Scratch uses a Standard Build Unit (SBU) to quantify build
times. They chose to use the time it takes to build binutils as the SBU.
All other package compile times are expressed relative to it.

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