os351 on XO-1 - Browse & memory pressure
hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Thu Nov 4 17:33:58 EDT 2010
>> yum is known to just barely work and leave a lot of junk files in memory.
> Perhaps someone could produce a patch to yum to remove these junk files
> before it exits? That would benefit all yum users, not just
> tmpfs-constrained OLPC users.
I expect it's a feature not a bug. On my 384K DSL link, it takes ~10 minutes
to download the metadata. If I type more than one yum command in a clump, I
only pay that the first time.
"yum clean all" removes all the junk. It's in the man page. So will
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