Re: [PATCH] Generic dead function optimisation

From: Graham Stoney (
Date: Wed Apr 26 2000 - 19:20:33 EST

David Lang writes:
> Any chance that the machine that was so much slower ran into memory
> swapping problems to make it take so much longer?

No, I hadn't noticed that the i386 is generated from,
so I'd patched the wrong file. This resulted in a large number of output
sections, causing the linker to bog down. I'll post a revised patch today.


Graham Stoney
Principal Hardware/Software Engineer
Canon Information Systems Research Australia
Ph: +61 2 9805 2909  Fax: +61 2 9805 2929

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