[Project_owners] What program do you use to extract the SeaMonkey source file?

Nickolay Ponomarev asqueella at gmail.com
Wed Apr 4 07:23:23 PDT 2007


On 4/4/07, Michael Vincent van Rantwijk <mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Just gklayout.dll; I checked on a third machine (PIII 866, 512MB RAM)
> > and it links debug gklayout in 7 minutes and compiles depend in 56
> > minutes (note that depend is quite slow on Windows; when it was still
> > supported my Linux P4 1.2, 512MB RAM compiled depend in under half an
> > hour including checkout).
>
> Will lots of RAM help?
> I mean what is usually the bottleneck for compilers?  HD, RAM, OS?

RAM is usually the bottleneck when linking gklayout.

In "depend" builds on Windows the bottleneck is the toolchain/OS.

In clobber builds the bottleneck is CPU in my experience (iirc, around
1.5 hours on a P4 3Ghz with 2GB RAM)

Nickolay


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