[darcs-users] Cache

Eric Kow kowey at darcs.net
Thu Apr 15 14:37:07 UTC 2010


On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 17:15:38 +0300, Dan Pascu wrote:
> The wiki recommends this in order to enable the cache:
> 
> mkdir -p $HOME/.darcs/cache
> echo cache:$HOME/.darcs/cache > $HOME/.darcs/sources

Looks like obsolete documentation to me.  Any chance you could help us fix it?

> However I found that by just creating the cache directory it is populated with 
> files as I use darcs. Files in the cache are even hardlinked with files in the 
> repositories. A darcs show repo also shows that the repo uses the cache:

Yes, that's http://bugs.darcs.net/issue839, resolved by Simon Michael
in Darcs 2.1

Sun Oct 26 22:50:04 GMT 2008  Simon Michael <simon at joyful.com>
  * resolve issue0839: enable global cache by default

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