[darcs-users] Converting MoinMoin to Markdown/RST

Trent W. Buck trentbuck at gmail.com
Sat Mar 7 22:44:20 UTC 2009

On Sat, Mar 07, 2009 at 07:06:58PM +0100, Petr Rockai wrote:
> Hi,
> "Trent W. Buck" <trentbuck at gmail.com> writes:
> > The resulting repo is 1.2GiB in size!  This sucks, because the
> > original Moin data directory is only 335MiB.
> That's still an awful lot. Can we filter out the useless junk? (There's bound
> to be about 330M of it). Also, how big is the working directory of the repo?
> As it is, this is going to be pretty useless with darcs, which already can't
> reasonably handle repos an order of magnitude smaller...

In MiB (rounding up),

    1186    _darcs
    1153    _darcs/inventories
    27      _darcs/patches
    11      DarcsTwo
    6       _darcs/pristine.hashed

I don't know why inventories should be so large.

> Btw. you should try optimizing the repo. I have seen post-conversion repos
> shrink by a factor of 2 doing an optimize, because of all the stale hashed
> files lying around.

Optimize reduced it from 1.3GiB to 1.2GiB.

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