[m-dev.] TinyCC - May be worth investigating

Fergus Henderson fjh at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Tue Feb 11 14:22:16 AEDT 2003

On 11-Feb-2003, Ralph Becket <rafe at cs.mu.OZ.AU> wrote:
> Fergus Henderson, Monday, 10 February 2003:
> > 
> > So using tcc it takes a total of 3.81 seconds, as compared with 5.18 for
> > lcc and 9.35 for gcc -O2.  That's a 145% (factor of 2.45) speedup,
> > as opposed to only an 80% speedup with lcc.
> Starting to look very attractive for development.  Just out of interest,
> do we have regular builds of a version of the compiler using the gcc
> backend?

Yes, on hg, in /home/hg/public/mercury-latest/i686-pc-linux-gnu-asm/bin.

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