FreshPorts -- The Place For Ports If you buy from Amazon USA, please support us by using this link.
Follow us
Blog
Twitter

I am looking for an LTO tape library. Do you have one to spare?
How big is it

It was a few days ago that I was thinking about search engines crawling through this website. I began to wonder just how many web pages there are here. To calculate this total, it's not just a simple matter of counting files on disk. Most of the web pages are created from entries in the database. One recent evening, I started to design a formula to find out how many web pages there are. Roughly. This will not be 100% accurate, but it will be close.

Pages on disk

First, let's count the number of pages on disk:

$ ls *.php | wc -l
68
Number of categories

There is a page for each category:

# select count(*) from categories;
 count
-------
   110
(1 row)
Number of ports

There are ports, and there are deleted ports. I'll show both:

# select count(*) from ports_all where status = 'A';
 count
-------
 24170

# select count(*) from ports_all where status = 'D';
 count
-------
 11008
(1 row)
Number of files in the ports tree

There is a page for each file in the ports tree:

[dan@ngaio:/usr/ports] $ find . | wc -l
388934
[dan@ngaio:/usr/ports] $
Count last performed at Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:10:03 GMT
Number of commits

There is a page for each commit:

# select count(*) from commit_log;
 count
-------
316067
(1 row)
Number of ports for each commit

For each commit, you can view the files modified by that commit for a particular port:

# select count(*) from commit_log_ports;
 count
-------
672927
(1 row)
How many days?

For each day, there is a page showing the commits for that day. How many days do we have?

# select count(distinct commit_date) from commit_log;
 count
-------
  5201
(1 row)
How many users?

Each user has a page:

# select count(*) from users;
 count
-------
 11105
(1 row)
How many watch lists?

For each watch list, there is a page:

# select count(*) from watch_list;
 count
-------
 11508
(1 row)
Estimated total

That gives a grand total of 1,441,098 pages. On my last count, that's about 0.017884% of the web pages on Google1

Notes

  • These statistics are updated daily.
  • 1The number of Google pages used in this calculation is 8,058,044,651.
How much diskspace?

The total space used by the FreshPorts database is:

# select pg_database_size('freshports.org');
 pg_database_size
------------------
22,534,464,312
(1 row)

That's bytes...

This value might be easier to parse: 21 GB

Login
User Login
Create account

Servers and bandwidth provided by
New York Internet, SuperNews, and RootBSD

This site
What is FreshPorts?
About the authors
FAQ
How big is it?
The latest upgrade!
Privacy
Forums
Blog
Contact

Search
Enter Keywords:
 
more...

Latest Vulnerabilities
chromiumAug 26
fileAug 21
py-djangoAug 21
py-django-develAug 21
py-django14Aug 21
py-django15Aug 21
php53Aug 18
phpmyadminAug 17
chromiumAug 13
serfAug 11
subversionAug 11
subversion17Aug 11
nginxAug 09
nginx-develAug 09
mingw32-opensslAug 06

6 vulnerabilities affecting 9 ports have been reported in the past 14 days

* - modified, not new

All vulnerabilities


Ports
Home
Categories
Deleted ports
Sanity Test Failures
Newsfeeds


Statistics
Graphs
NEW Graphs (Javascript)
Traffic

Calculated hourly:
Port count 24039
Broken 144
Deprecated 178
Ignore 415
Forbidden 17
Restricted 212
No CDROM 94
Vulnerable 23
Expired 95
Set to expire 167
Interactive 0
new 24 hours 4
new 48 hours8
new 7 days33
new fortnight89
new month260

Servers and bandwidth provided by
New York Internet, SuperNews, and RootBSD
Valid HTML, CSS, and RSS.
Copyright © 2000-2014 Dan Langille. All rights reserved.