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Re: GCC Status Report (2004-09-13) [--enable-mapped-location]
Mark Mitchell wrote:
I think you should at least try for initial numbers on whatever machine
you're using. Try compiling libstdc++, say, at least. If your patches
aren't a performance win, they're not going to be terribly compelling;
if they are a win, as expected, then that will make them much more
It will take a couple of days, at best, as I'll be travelling.
Any earlier C-only test didn't show a clear difference either way.
The patches are "winning" even if the immediate performance difference
is a wash because they'll allow us to track column numbers at little
or no extra cost.