Deploying with Bazaar (or how a big repo can make you crazy)

Martin Pool mbp at
Fri Mar 9 00:26:54 UTC 2012

On 9 March 2012 11:01, Martin Packman <martin.packman at> wrote:
> On 08/03/2012, INADA Naoki <songofacandy at> wrote:
>>> space (ubuntu 11.10 bzr 1.4.1). Doing a bzr branch using http was
>> I think newer Bazaar may help you. bzr 1.4.1 is too old to work with
>> Launchpad.
>> Could you try bzr 2.5 ?
> I'm pretty sure that was a typo, he reported 2.4 previously.
> There are some good improvements in bzr 2.5 that would help here,
> particularly when using lightweight checkouts of remote branches, if
> going down that route. However, I don't remember any fundamental ones
> on memory usage, I think all of John's work with the emacs branch
> landed for 2.4 already.

I know you know this gz, but for other people: there was a big
discussion about steps to improve memory use in and around
<>.  I did
some things at the end of last year but haven't got back to it since.


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