Even for a large reviewboard install (several dozen repos) I don't see
this being a major performance benefit/detriment. Can you provide some
numbers showing this as a problem? It seems like a largely theoretical
On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 2:59 PM, Gary M. Josack <g...@byoteki.com> wrote:
> Disclaimer: This post is specific to SVN. I admittedly don't know much
> about the other RCS's that reviewboard supports.
> Would anyone be against the addition of UUID as a configurable parameter
> when adding a repository to reviewboard or having it grab the UUID
> automatically when you first configure it and store it? I ask because
> currently post-review will get a list of the repositories then iterate
> over each one until it finds a match. This seems wasteful and can take a
> while when you have a large number of repositories to work through. The
> UUID should not change in a repository and querying possibly every repo
> in your list for this data to find a match seems wasteful when the list
> of the repos can provide this data making post-review perform O(1) for
> number of repos.
> Any comments/questions?
> Gary M. Josack
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