[sane-devel] Thoughts on compilation
Mon, 14 Jan 2002 19:59:33 +0100
On Mon, Jan 14, 2002 at 04:42:38PM +0000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> However one comment you made worried me...compilation taking minutes
> or seconds? Mine ran for hours literaly 2-3 hours! I have a Pentium
> III with 288MB.
Looks suspicous. I just tried with my Athlon 1.4:
: cd sane-backends
: make distclean
: time make
My Celeron 366 is slower, but the compilation time is also in the
range of minutes. I tried a 486/66 with 8 MB of RAM some month ago.
This took hours (if not days) :-)
> What can be going wrong?
Maybe a slow hard disc?