Patchwork [wwwdocs] PATCH for Re: rsync'd repo size

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Submitter Gerald Pfeifer
Date Dec. 31, 2010, 4:27 p.m.
Message ID <alpine.LNX.2.00.1012311725530.4999@gerinyyl.fvgr>
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Gerald Pfeifer - Dec. 31, 2010, 4:27 p.m.
On Wed, 8 Dec 2010, DJ Delorie wrote:
> http://gcc.gnu.org/rsync.html says 17 Gb.
> 
> I just did it, and it's up to 22 Gb.

Thanks for the heads up, DJ!  I had a look, and it is, in fact,
184 Gb as of today, or 23 GB.  (SCNR. :-)

I am applying the patch below.

Gerald
Mike Stump - Dec. 31, 2010, 7:07 p.m.
On Dec 31, 2010, at 8:27 AM, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> On Wed, 8 Dec 2010, DJ Delorie wrote:
>> http://gcc.gnu.org/rsync.html says 17 Gb.
>> 
>> I just did it, and it's up to 22 Gb.
> 
> Thanks for the heads up, DJ!  I had a look, and it is, in fact,
> 184 Gb as of today, or 23 GB.  (SCNR. :-)

You can replace it with a equation that has a year in it, that way, you don't have to fix it as often...  :-)
Richard Guenther - Jan. 2, 2011, 3:59 p.m.
On Fri, Dec 31, 2010 at 8:07 PM, Mike Stump <mikestump@comcast.net> wrote:
> On Dec 31, 2010, at 8:27 AM, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
>> On Wed, 8 Dec 2010, DJ Delorie wrote:
>>> http://gcc.gnu.org/rsync.html says 17 Gb.
>>>
>>> I just did it, and it's up to 22 Gb.
>>
>> Thanks for the heads up, DJ!  I had a look, and it is, in fact,
>> 184 Gb as of today, or 23 GB.  (SCNR. :-)
>
> You can replace it with a equation that has a year in it, that way, you don't have to fix it as often...  :-)

Or just use a date instead of "today".  Or say "more than 23 GB" which also
stays true ;)

Richard.

Patch

Index: rsync.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/rsync.html,v
retrieving revision 1.18
diff -u -r1.18 rsync.html
--- rsync.html	22 Jan 2009 10:03:54 -0000	1.18
+++ rsync.html	31 Dec 2010 16:25:33 -0000
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ 
 <h2>Getting a local copy of GCC repository using rsync</h2>
 
 <p>The GCC repository is available at <code>rsync://gcc.gnu.org/gcc-svn</code>.
-The whole repository currently takes about 17G of disk space,
+The whole repository currently takes about 23GB of disk space,
 which takes a substantial time to transfer.
 Subsequent synchronizations will be much faster, though, as rsync uses
 a smart algorithm to only transfer differences over the network.</p>