Re: ccache and sought.cf SA rules compilation
Robert - elists writes:[color=blue]
> I am not a ccache expert...
> I came across it in the last few months and just today had some time to
> install it on a centos 4.6 box and play for a second or two.
> If anyone on the list is familiar with using it?
> If so, then the questions would be, is it appropriate to use it, or
> something similar, to speedup Justin Mason's sought.cf ruleset SA
> compilations ???
> If so, how did you specifically implement it?
> How much time are you saving?
> I have done some rudimentary testing and saved about 4 minutes, yet I just
> think that was from doing two compiles in a row even though ccache was
> enabled at the start of the script.
> I have not yet dug deeply into the sa-compile mechanism(s) to see if
> anything can be squeezed out of there...[/color]
sa-compile itself does similar caching internally, so I doubt it'll
help much. Feel free to prove me wrong though ;)