Subject: -pipe significantly boosts up kernel compile speed
To: None <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/04/2002 20:07:14

I tested to see how -pipe option given to gcc affects kernel
build time, and got the result below:

Without -pipe:	  5:55
With -pipe:	  4:09

Builds were performed on an Athlon XP 1700 machine. 

I wish it to become default for -current. Any comments?


Bang Jun-Young <>