yet another dvcs shootout (this time python-devel)

Andrew Bennetts andrew.bennetts at
Fri Nov 7 06:53:16 GMT 2008

David Cournapeau wrote:
> Robert Collins wrote:
> >
> > Latency certainly does matter; a large chunk of why it matters is
> > inefficiency within bzr - something Andrew Bennetts has been fixing (and
> > improving the tools for doing diagnosis on). So if you were to (for
> > instance) run 'bzr -Dhpss pull' in one of these pet projects, you will
> > get in ~/.bzr.log extra data about the round trips going on.
> >   
> Is that something which would be helpful for bzr developers, or you mean
> just for my own curiosity ?


We think we know about the major causes of round trips, but data from actual
users has a tendency to surprise developers every now and then :)


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