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Re: [m2e-users] 533 MB in .plugins/org.eclipse.m2e.core/nexus directory
- From: Max Rydahl Andersen <manderse@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2015 02:33:06 -0400 (EDT)
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- Thread-topic: 533 MB in .plugins/org.eclipse.m2e.core/nexus directory
Diskspace aren't cheap on SSD laptops with no option of upgrade :)
I for one is happy the download is default off since when it was I had to constantly clean out test workspaces.
Plus the background job could take hours if not days to complete.
> On 29 Sep 2015, at 15:58, RafaÅ Krzewski <rafal.krzewski@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> We've had this conversation many times already. The conclusion was that diskspace is cheap. :)
> As people kept complaining, download was eventually switched off.
>> On 09/29/2015 03:53 PM, Lars Vogel wrote:
>> Hi Matthew,
>> thanks for the information.
>> Does this index have to be downloaded per workspace? I would guess
>> that downloading and storing is once, e.g., in the .m2m or another one
>> in the users home directory, would be sufficient. If that assumption
>> is true and the m2e developer thinks that this would be worth
>> implementing, I can open an enhancement request for this in Bugzilla.
>> Best regards, Lars
>>> On Tue, Sep 29, 2015 at 3:49 PM, Matthew Piggott <mpiggott@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> Its the repository index. I changed the default to disable downloading them
>>> a year or two ago, if you're using a recent version of m2e they should not
>>> be downloaded anymore but they would not have been cleaned up either.
>>>> On 29 September 2015 at 09:44, Lars Vogel <lars.vogel@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> as my computer got low on disk space, I searched which application is
>>>> consuming the space.
>>>> I have lots of workspaces and it looks like m2e adds approx. 533 for
>>>> the workspaces is which I have eclipse.platform code. See screenshot.
>>>> Is that expected?
>>>> Best regards, Lars
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