# pex


03/28/2017, 5:09 PM
I'll just ask, and if I'm making a fool of myself, you can tell me to buzz off and/or ignore me 🙂 Our python app has some native dependencies, and when pants builds the pex, it spends a LONG time on a few of these dependencies. I presume it is compiling them. (This is for a linux x86_64 system).
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pex: Translating /tmp/tmpzjxTaW/lxml-3.7.2.tar.gz into distribution :: Packaging lxml :: Installing /tmp/tmpTZ_Pha
pex: Translating /tmp/tmpzjxTaW/lxml-3.7.2.tar.gz into distribution: 82936.6ms
pex:   Packaging lxml: 82567.2ms
pex:     Installing /tmp/tmpTZ_Pha: 82563.4ms