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From: Stuart Herbert <stuart@g.o>
To: "Håvard Wall" <haavardw@×××××××.no>, gentoo-dev@g.o
Cc: werner.van.belle@××××××.be
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] compile time statistics
Date: Sat, 26 Jul 2003 10:07:35
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] compile time statistics by "Håvard Wall"
1 On Saturday 26 July 2003 10:56 am, Håvard Wall wrote:
2 > I believe gentoo-stats is already sampling a lot of the needed
3 > information. An estimate could primarly be based on some "major"
4 > factors; perhaps cpu-type and clock frequency. Then, if enough
5 > statistics is available for the current architecture, on other settings
6 > as well, sucb as -O flags and size of main memory (MAKEOPTS?). A kind of
7 > hierarchical estimate... Could perhaps be hard to implement in practice
8 > though (?).
9 >
10 > But I believe there probably is some limited set of factors that could
11 > provide a reasonably good estimate.
13 Whoever actually implements these ideas, please don't forget that you need a
14 solution for capturing accurate stats on machines that use Portage's distcc
15 support. Because otherwise, your stats will not be as accurate as you'd
16 like.
18 Best regards,
19 Stu
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Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-dev] compile time statistics "Håvard Wall" <haavardw@×××××××.no>
Re: [gentoo-dev] compile time statistics Rutger Lubbers <ripat@××××××.nl>