Bug 1275599

Summary: rfe: make dnf cache download in parallel
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Michael S. Tsirkin <mst>
Component: dnfAssignee: Packaging Maintenance Team <packaging-team-maint>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 22CC: jsilhan, mluscon, packaging-team-maint, pnemade, vmukhame
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Description Michael S. Tsirkin 2015-10-27 10:07:25 UTC
Description of problem:
dnf update is now downloading packages in parallel.
but dnf makecache is also pretty slow
(depending on a network), making it fetch
cache from unrelated repos in parallel would
speed this up.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run as root:
# time dnf makecache
2. compare time reported for each repo and total real time

Actual results:
each repo is updated separately, one after another,
total time is the sum of times for each repo

Expected results:
Total time is worst time for a repo.

Additional info:
Can some downloads be parallelized within repo?
Might be worth considering, but might increase load on repo servers.

Comment 1 Honza Silhan 2015-11-02 15:22:25 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1210325 ***