bdubbs at swbell.net
Thu Jul 26 15:35:21 PDT 2001
Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> As I said on my earlier post on this subject, We don't need a lot in
> this area. Something on the order of:
> Approximate compile time: 24 minutes on a P3 800MHz ssytem.
> Where the variables are the time, type, and speed, of the sytem. Of
> course there are other variables like RAM, disck speed, etc, but I'm
> not advocating a complete system descriprion.
> Certainly I don't expect you to time everything in the book. Each
> contribution can give this data. Its really as simple as:
> time make
> I'm sure you will have losts of volunteers.
> The relative size of the package size is an indirect measure. I just
> feel the time on a specificde system is more direct and useful for the
> reader. See my KDE hint for an example.
> -- Bruce
Wow. It was early for me and I was in a hurry. Sorry for all the
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