How do I use ccache and ports?
Gary W. Swearingen
garys at opusnet.com
Sun Aug 7 18:32:28 GMT 2005
Björn König <bkoenig at cs.tu-berlin.de> writes:
> Because these are compilers, not compiler caches. I suppose it's not the task of a compiler to speed up the build
> process, but rather producing good binaries from source code. I think of the Unix dogma "one task, one tool".
GCC violates that one almost as much as Emacs. :)
GNU is Not Unix, it seems.
And I'm guessing that compilers use lots of caches; GCC just hasn't
(yet) bought into optionally maintaining some caches between
invocations to keep things simple, so the manpage is only 2600 lines.
More information about the freebsd-questions