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RE: gcc compile-time performance
- From: "Scott Robert Ladd" <scott at coyotegulch dot com>
- To: <gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org>
- Date: Sat, 18 May 2002 10:47:01 -0400
- Subject: RE: gcc compile-time performance
Gabriel Dos Reis wrote:
> Maybe we should declare that people working in the third world are not
> doing serious professional development work. Sigh.
Precisely my point! Thank you.
People in wealthier areas tend to ignore the realities of the rest of the
world. So far as I know, gcc isn't just written for people in the U.S. and
Western Europe; perhaps I was wrong. Even in the U.S., there exist
significant segments of society that can not spend $500 on a new computer
every year or so.
Why is it that I successfully and economically drive a 17 year-old truck in
a world where a 17 MONTH-old computer is considered obsolete and unworthy of
Scott Robert Ladd
Coyote Gulch Productions, http://www.coyotegulch.com
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