Re: [htdig] does -v make things take longer

Geoff Hutchison (
Mon, 30 Aug 1999 16:48:08 -0500

At 12:21 PM -0400 8/30/99, Charlie Romero wrote:
>timeout I have been using -v. It seems like the indexing takes a lot
>longer. Is this true?

It will probably take somewhat longer since it has to write more to
the active terminal, in this case, your telnet session.

Personally, I prefer to run htdig through cron, or in the background: e.g.

ghutchis ~: rundig &

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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