hgweb: tweak hgwebdir.refreshinterval to improve performance

Mads Kiilerich mads at kiilerich.com
Tue Nov 27 16:07:07 CST 2012

Markus Zapke-Gründemann wrote, On 11/26/2012 05:25 PM:
> If hgweb is serving a lot of repositories which are organized in subdirectories
> and some of them containing subrepositories a single non-bare repo can slow
> down the performance of hgweb significantly.

I assume this is a scenario where '**' is used in [paths]?

Do you see any problem when enumerating the repos ... or when using '*' 
(and thus not serving subrepos 'in place')?

'hg help hgweb' could perhaps make the potential performance 
implications of '**' more clear.


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