HEADS UP: Clang now the default on x86

Fabien Thomas fabien.thomas at netasq.com
Tue Nov 6 14:13:39 UTC 2012

Le 6 nov. 2012 à 15:10, Niclas Zeising a écrit :

> On 11/06/12 14:26, Fabien Thomas wrote:
>> Le 5 nov. 2012 à 20:52, Brooks Davis a écrit :
>>> I've made clang the default on x86 systems.  There will probably be a
>>> few bumps as we work out the last kinks including a ABI issue for i386
>>> system libraries, but the transition is expected to be fairly smooth for
>>> most users.
>>> Please report problems on freebsd-current or freebsd-toolchain.
>> Great to see that happening!
>> I've started rebuilding in a VM with 1Gb memory and buildworld failed because
>> no memory was available for the compiler (c++). It seems that Clang use a lot more memory?
>> Do you have a minimum required memory size to finish a buildworld (amd64).
>> Fabien
> I have no trouble doing a -j8 build with 2GB memory, so 1GB should work fine, unless you spawn a lot of parallel builds or do a lot of other stuff at the same time.
I've used -j4 with 1Gb in an idle VM.
I've now bumped to 2Gb and restarted it.

> Regards!
> -- 
> Niclas Zeising

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