Dual Core?

jerry jdinardo at nycap.rr.com
Tue Jan 29 05:02:20 PST 2008


> 
> And if enabled, try this:
> 
> when building any package which takes a while to build, time how long it
> takes to compile with
> 
> a) make
> 
> and
> 
> b) make -j 10
> 
> the second one should give you a speedy experience...
>

I have found that compiling big programs like linux kernel or glibc
works best with make -j3 on AMD X2 with 1GB in tests I ran a couple of
years ago.

Jerry




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