[darcs-users] darcs patch: switch Darcs.Patch.FileName to be ByteString.Char8 int...

Ian Lynagh igloo at earth.li
Fri Oct 2 21:27:17 UTC 2009


On Fri, Oct 02, 2009 at 10:10:41PM +0100, Ian Lynagh wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 02, 2009 at 01:08:34PM -0700, Jason Dagit wrote:
> > On Fri, Oct 2, 2009 at 10:24 AM, Ian Lynagh <igloo at earth.li> wrote:
> > 
> > > $ darcs --version
> > > 1.0.9rc1 (release candidate 1)
> > >
> > > $ time darcs record -lam 'imported linux-2.6.31.1' +RTS -sstderr
> > > ...
> > > 39 Mb total memory in use
> > >
> > 
> > Only 39Mb?  That's less than the compressed patch, so I find it hard to
> > believe.
> 
> If you're just concatenating all diffs into a patch, you don't need

to have it all in memory at once.


Thanks
Ian



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