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Re: WHOPR bootstrap, when/how?


On Thu, 8 Apr 2010, Jan Hubicka wrote:

> :) We need debug info and hammer out all bugs of course!  I would also like to
> see possiblity to LTO bootstrap without gold and possibility to not generate
> assembly into LTO .o files.  In the typical use where one builds app with LTO
> (such as bootstrap) this just slow down everything approximately twice that is
> IMO silly.

Well, but it's pretty much deep-rooted into the LTO design as we use
collect2 and/or gold to do symbol resolution which of course needs
object code.  I can imagine we can nuke the collect2 stuff looking
at symbols, but the linker plugin code just aint going to work
without object code.

Richard.


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