Subject: Re: Is gcc slow? Or is our gcc slow?
To: der Mouse <mouse@Collatz.McRCIM.McGill.EDU>
From: Don Lewis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/11/1996 21:10:46
On Apr 11, 2:32pm, der Mouse wrote:
} Subject: Re: Is gcc slow? Or is our gcc slow?
} Conceptually, yes. But when comparing -pipe versus MFS tempfiles
} there's so much more than just the data transfer being compared; you're
} being hit with context switching among the various pieces and
} particularly with the paging caused thereby.
There is contention for the cache with -pipe as well.