Subject: Re: -pipe significantly boosts up kernel compile speed
To: Aymeric Vincent <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/05/2002 04:43:12
On Thu, Jul 04, 2002 at 04:42:58PM +0200, Aymeric Vincent wrote:
> If it were to become the default, could it be on a per
> architecture/machine basis?
> I don't want cpp, cc1 and the assembler to be swapped in/out everytime
> a chunk of kilobytes is handed from one to the other on my
> eight-megabyte Amiga...

Is 8MB sufficient for compiling kernel? (I have never used Amiga;
in fact, never seen one *-) 

I'll give it a try again with 16MB on Pentium later (the mother
board requires DIMM so 4MB * 2 DIMMs are needed to have 8MB, but I
don't have one).


Bang Jun-Young <>