pgf at laptop.org
Wed May 18 23:46:21 EDT 2011
> On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 08:13:18AM -0400, Paul Fox wrote:
> > but unless i misunderstood dsd, prelink is making our update process
> > non-functional.
> I thought it only made the process slower than it should be, since
> moving from one build to another will cause, for each binary affected by
> prelink, a laptop to server transmission of the file segment hashes,
> and a server to laptop transmission of the changed block.
i was referring to this comment of daniel's:
> This is one of the reasons that olpc-update doesn't work (runs out of
> disk space) between two similar versions of 11.2.0 for XO-1: it has to
> duplicate almost all binaries and libraries on the system, even those
> that have not otherwise changed.
paul fox, pgf at laptop.org
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