1.7 timing tests: update great, checkout needs work, upgrade horrible
From: Blair Zajac <blair_at_orcaware.com>
Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2010 20:01:59 -0800
I'm working with a client and they have a large source source code checkout that
They are looking at techniques to speed up updates, as it's a significant
So we thought we'd try the 1.7 client at r1042760.
The good news is that "svn update" is significantly faster than 1.6, dropping
Unfortunately, it looks like checkout times have gotten worse. On a SATA disk
Clock System User
1.6 5:41 94.1 58.9
I noticed that doing an strace of the checkout leads to a 1.3 GB file with 1.6.x
I haven't been following 1.7 performance lately, but are we aware of this? Are
I realize that 1.7 is a ways away, but the scalability svn update brings to svn
We also tried an 1.6.x checkout followed by a 1.7 upgrade. Last I looked the
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