[pacman-dev] [PATCH] makepkg: Progress bar at package compression stage

Yanus Poluektovich ypoluektovich at gmail.com
Sat Jun 7 21:21:14 EDT 2014

On 06/08/2014 05:12 AM, Yanus Poluektovich wrote:
> On 06/08/2014 12:30 AM, Dave Reisner wrote:
>>> +        local uncompressed_size=$( du -sb "${comp_files[@]}" | awk
>>> 'BEGIN {s=0} {s += $1} END {print s}' )
>> Other usage of du in this script are necessarily done via a preprocessor
>> replacement, i.e. @DUPATH@ @DUFLAGS@
>> You'll need to follow this.
> Actually, after some grepping I found that there is only one other usage
> of DUPATH/DUFLAGS in the entire codebase. It goes like this: first we
> set DUFLAGS="-sk --apparent-size" in configure.ac, forcing it to report
> sizes in kilobytes (the -k option), and then we multiply the result by
> 1024 to get the useful number (lines 1905-1906 of
> scripts/makepkg.sh.in). Do you think there's a reason behind it, or
> should I just change "-sk" to "-sb"?

Or, rather, it would be "-s -b" for Linux and Cygwin (if 
is to be believed) and "-A -s -B 1" for BSD.

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