[packman] Cannot branch

Guido Berhoerster guido+links2linux.de at berhoerster.name
Fri May 9 12:16:58 CEST 2014

* Guido Berhoerster <guido+links2linux.de at berhoerster.name> [2014-05-07 22:43]:
> > Another thing about mame: It seem awfully resource-hungry while
> > building. If you branch, can you disable building for almost all repos
> > and develop by building either local or in only one repo? One build
> > runs for about 4-5 hours each, and when there are 4 builds in parallel
> > like right now on swkj12, then the RAM on that machine runs out, and
> > swapping is evil ;-) 

I've switched to gold now and the peak memory usage during
linking has gone down from 2.8GB to 1.8GB on 64bit, that's quite
an improvement and it doesn't fail due to OOM errors any more.
Guido Berhoerster

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