ALFS shortcomings

M.Canales.es macana at macana-es.com
Thu Sep 20 11:34:16 PDT 2007


El Jueves, 20 de Septiembre de 2007 20:01, Roger Merchberger escribió:

> Having just gotten back into working with LFS on my new (refurb) dual-core
> Turion lappy, I thought I'd really like the progress bar, until it hit
> 100%, wrapped around & started over. That's when I figured out (correct me
> if I'm wrong) that it doesn't show the status of the package being built,
> it's just a graphical second count-off timer... am I right?

Yes, it's only a time counter. 

We can't know beforehand how many time a package build will take on a 
particular machine, thus there is no proper way, at least that I know, to 
draw an actual status bar :-/

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Manuel Canales Esparcia
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