Subject: Re: Is gcc slow? Or is our gcc slow?
To: Ken Hornstein <>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/04/1996 20:32:19
>>I have always found gcc to be rather slow on my NetBSD machine, and a
>>recent example really brought it home.

>gcc2 has always been really slow.  I remember gcc1 being a whole lot faster.
>Turning off -O2 _should_ speed it up somewhat.
>(Dunno what the deal is with sed).

Maybe you need to compile it with -O2...  :-)

  Michael L. VanLoon                       
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