Re: [PATCH] gcc-3.0.1 and 2.4.7-ac1

From: Richard Henderson (
Date: Thu Jul 26 2001 - 19:57:35 EST

On Thu, Jul 26, 2001 at 08:28:32PM +0000, Petr Vandrovec wrote:
> Just adding '-finline-limit=150' fixes all of them (critical limit
> is somewhere between 120 and 150 on my kernel). As '-finline-limit'
> is documented as being 10000 by default, it looks like that someone
> changed default value to some really unreasonable value (probably 100).

Yes. The higher value resulted in much compile-time lossage on
heavily templated c++ code, as it proceeded to inline everything
in sight.

While we may not use 100 in the final 3.0.1, it will definitely
be much lower than 10000. More intelligent heuristics will have
to wait for 3.1 or something.

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