Subject: Re: Segmentation fault - Running out of memory?
To: None <CRITCHSS@ctrvax.Vanderbilt.Edu>
From: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@LAGAVULIN.PDL.CS.CMU.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 03/11/1995 20:21:35
> >  > It used to take me three to four days on my old 386DX/33 with 5MB of
> >  > RAM and IDE drives, though. :-)
> >
> > It once took me ~1wk on an hp320... :-/
> Are these long compile times due to the speed of the computer, or are there
> other things running on them at the same time slowing them down?

i could believe "the speed of the computer", though i'd bet that the
former example, and possibly the latter, also suffer from excessibve paging.

just FYI:
	a 386DX/33	is obviously a 386DX at 33MHz
	a hp320		is a 68020 at 16MHz
so neither are speedy cpus.