Subject: Re: Compiler timings on varous MVII NetBSDs etc.
To: Lord Isildur <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: NetBSD Bob <email@example.com>
Date: 01/23/2001 14:36:22
> pcc also generates fast code. faster than gcc on vax at any rate.. i
> should do a more involved comparison than the little shootout between gcc
> and pcc and ultrix/vax cc that ragge and i did.. though we had machines
> of somewhat different characteristics, but pcc2's code was at least as
> fast as gcc's best optimization.
For the sake of testing some... I almost got pcc up last night.
What did you use to set it up on NetBSD? I need to fiddle some
with the includes to get it right. It seemed to be calling some
nonexistent features on NetBSD.
> > >If we shipped pcc instead of gcc (not that
> > >we can, due to licensing; SCO owns the code) you'd be complaining about
> pcc was in net2 though, wasnt it? it's not encumbered code.
Dunno, will have to check. Anyone can click on a sco license though
and get it for free.