How large should dcc_db be?

Gary Mills mills@cc.UManitoba.CA
Thu Apr 22 23:03:31 UTC 2004

On Thu, Apr 22, 2004 at 04:29:18PM -0600, Vernon Schryver wrote:
> > From: Gary Mills 
> > Should they be that large?  Is there a way to make them smaller?
> Installing the current version and removing any -e or -E args. for
> dbclean from /var/dcc/dcc_conf should make the database about the size
> of RAM on your system, provided you don't have more than 4 GByte or
> less than 128 MByte and provided you are not running HP-UX or some
> other system that dccd can't ask about available RAM

I'm running 1.2.32.  There are no such flags in dcc_conf.  This
particular machine has 2 gigs of real memory, and 7 gigs of virtual.
So, the files are going to get larger?

-Gary Mills-    -Unix Support-    -U of M Academic Computing and Networking-

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