Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 82719
estimated install time way off
Last modified: 2008-01-17 12:49:42 EST
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Description of problem:
The estimated install time should remain fairly constant after a few packages
have been installed, and fairly accurately reflect the estimated installation time.
In the observed case, the installation estimated time for 618 packages ballooned
from an initial 13 minutes to just under 35 minutes. The estimation code is
Possible unhandled calculation factors: 1GHz athlon, 512MB pc133 SDRAM, 4GB ATA
disk with slow transfer rate of ~3MB/s (per hdparm timings), 56xCDRW. Also
noted that postinstall script runtimes incorrectly do not seem to be factored
into the calculation.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Actual Results: Product correctly installed in over twice the calculated time
Expected Results: Actual install time should closely match the expected time.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 81479 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.