[Pkg-aide-maintainers] Bug#361714: new experimental version runs forever?

Frank Lichtenheld djpig at debian.org
Mon Apr 10 14:12:46 UTC 2006

severity 361714 normal

On Mon, Apr 10, 2006 at 02:06:25PM +0200, Marc Haber wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 09, 2006 at 10:01:02PM +0200, Frank Lichtenheld wrote:
> > I have upgraded to the new version from experimental (from the old
> > experimental version) and have tried to run both aide --update and
> > then aide --init. But both calls seem to run forever (over one hour
> > processor time currently) and consume great amounts of memory.
> This might be real, as the full file system is now included. Please
> check whether /var/lib/aide/aide.db.new still grows. You might want to
> exclude some parts of the file system.

Oh, indeed. After excluding the debian mirror and the home directories
it now completes in a somewhat reasonable time.

Maybe adding a small additional sentence to the NEWS.Debian about the
fact that aide will run significantly longer now (especially in the
default configuration) might be a good idea?

Feel free to close the bug report either way though.

Frank Lichtenheld <djpig at debian.org>
www: http://www.djpig.de/

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