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Giving Away Software For Free Costs More Than You Would Think (Part 3)

Oct 06, 2007, 20:00 (4 Talkback[s])

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"Downloading the source code took nearly 2 days, due to the nature of apt-get, you must first build dependencies, then download the actual source code. There were some annoying programs that once downloaded, require user input (such as LILO) and that paused the downloading process until I provided some human input.

"It took over 8 hours for SLOCCount to process all 51,447 files downloaded, with a 3.2GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor..."

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