Performance issue amd64

O. Hartmann ohartman at
Mon Aug 14 08:53:25 UTC 2006

Dinesh Nair wrote:
> On 08/10/06 15:24 O. Hartmann said the following:
>> than a 100 minutes, Firefox and/or Thunderbird opens much slower than 
>> before and much slower as compared to the i386 box(!).
> i'd suspect the harddisk. are you building world with pipes, for this 
> would store the intermediae files during compilation on disk, making the 
> build slightly more disk bound.

Thanks for your reply.
I think I see an option '-pipe' when building kernel and world - it's 
the standard I guess.


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