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    Another tip not listed on the site: Use faster disks. I moved my poudriere jails to zfs on an nvme disk, and it sped things up quite a bit.

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      Indeed- because that wouldn’t be about using the things you already have more efficiently, but throwing money at the problem.

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      filemon(4) looked neat, so I made a Ruby interface to it. Because why not.

      Highlight: making a pointer to a stringified representation of an integer: ptr = [[fd].pack('I')].pack('P').unpack('j!').first. Eww.

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        I kinda miss my FreeBSD days…