Re: [nslu2-general] CPAN install on Debian slug
- On Mon, 29 Nov 2010 11:10:50 +0100 (CET), Ingo Flaschberger <if@...>
> Dear Peter,Thanks for the suggestion Ingo, I transferred the contents of the USB
>> My 'install Bundle::CPAN' has been running for over 4 days now, does
>> anyone have any idea how long it will actually take?
>> The slug is de-underclocked (266 bogomips) and I've given it an extra
>> half gig of swap on the USB stick.
>> Anything else I can do to speed things up?
> installing to usb takes really long - try to install at a hard disk and
> also swap to disk.
> copy whole system to disk and then back:
> raw: dd if=/dev/sda of=/dev/sdb
> or better:
> tar: tar cflp - . | ( cd /mnt ; tar xfvlp - )
> Kind regards,
> Ingo Flaschberger
stick to a mobile disk and the install completed overnight.