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Re: svn_client_proplist slow to get all of one dir

From: Barry Scott <barry_at_barrys-emacs.org>
Date: 2004-10-31 12:01:56 CET

On Oct 30, 2004, at 15:50, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:

>
> On Oct 30, 2004, at 5:53 AM, Barry Scott wrote:
>> Why is the windows performance so poor?
>>
>
> As has been discussed on this list many times before, win32 disk i/o
> is well-known to be pretty slow, much worse than unix. It's
> especially bad at reading/writing lots of tiny files, which is what
> the .svn/ area is all about. So your test results are no surprise to
> me.

Why does svn_client_proplist recurse returning 50 files nearly as fast
as for 1 file on Windows?
Why are 50 calls to svn_client_proplist not equal to 1 call with
recursive set?

I know that AV is why LInux is faster, but I do not understand why
recurse can be fast, yet 50 calls cannot.

Barry

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