RE: setup takes a long time
- Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:34:18 +0000
- From: "Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E]" <barry.buchbinder@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: RE: setup takes a long time
Jon Turney sent the following at Wednesday, January 31, 2018 9:02 AM
>On 31/01/2018 06:18, Fergus Daly wrote: [...]
>> The setup program does seem to take a long time, even when it just
>> means "update" and even when there's nothing to update. Here's what
>> happens in unattended mode:
> These tasks are supposed to identify when they have no work to do, and
> do nothing quickly. It seems that is not always the case.
Recently brought up:
It seems that this behavior is by design.
FWIW, I still wouldn't mind having a command line option that skips
rebase and postinstall scripts when nothing has been updated.
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