[Yum-devel] Yum startup speed

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Tue Jan 11 04:06:28 UTC 2005

> > 
> > Indeed. I suggested maybe looking at sqlite b/c metakit, while cool
> > looking, hasn't been updated in a year and i'm afraid of maintaining
> > complex, potentially abandoned code. :)
> Something like this would be cool. Definitely the most flexible solution 
> and keeps stuff on disk unless you need it so it should help with yum's 
> memory footprint.

1. Thanks for being so detailed about this - it really helps.
2. Have you looked at Gijs' patches yet? What do you think of them? I'm
hoping we can break that out into a more complete set of patches. I'm
concerned about the import time from xml to the sqlite db but I think
it's worth a shot.


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