[haiku-development] Re: Git/Hg: some speed tests

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 6 May 2011 09:47:19 +0200 (MEST)

Niels Sascha Reedijk<niels.reedijk@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
[...]
> on the existence of outgoing changesets (see hg outgoing). And yes, it
> does require an Internet connection, but it is safe to say that our
> build system in general seems to require that (with the default
> packages).

Only if you updated before, and need to download new packages - certainly not 
for every build. And that's something that should indeed be avoided (maybe 
through local caching), since you must not assume a working internet connection 
when building Haiku.

Bye,
   Axel.


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