On 10/01/2009 07:02 AM, Adam Williamson wrote:
On Wed, 2009-09-30 at 21:52 -0700, John Poelstra wrote:Every time I see this during a 'yum update' I wonder what it really means or if it is a bug. <delta rebuild> 22% [=== ] 277 kB/s | 50 MB 10:35 ETA Isn't the kB/s being displayed for a CPU activity? Usually this speed output is associated with the network download speed. It seems strange to to see it in this context. Is it really telling us anything useful?it's a simple way to compare whether the delta RPM thing is saving you any time. If that speed is faster than your download speed, it is...
But sometimes it is reduced to some tens of kB/s :-)
(I don't know if that's the reasoning behind displaying it that way, but it seems to work that way to me.)
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