[lfs-support] Differenfe Between the GCC of Chapter 5 and the one of Chapter 6

Douglas R. Reno renodr2002 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 31 17:23:48 PDT 2016


On Mon, Oct 31, 2016 at 7:21 PM, Michele Bucca <michele.bucca at gmail.com>
wrote:

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> >> i use a Intel Celeron n2840 with 4GB of RAM
> >>
> >>
> > In your case, you are running a 2.16GHz CPU. You will save many hours by
> not running the tests (I ran them on a Core2Duo @ 2.0GHz last night. It
> took 8 hours to complete).
> >
> > I can't offer an exact estimation, but it will save a lot of time by not
> running them.
> >
> Why building a cross-toolchain (chapter 5) takes less time?
>
>
> The cross-toolchain is extremely stripped down, and doesn't include
several libraries that many packages will need to compile. It is also setup
for a different target - we do that to isolate the final system from the
host and ensure that there are no dependencies on libraries from the host.
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