[fpc-devel] Comparison FPC 2.2 - Delphi 7

Martin Schreiber fpmse at bluewin.ch
Thu Jul 5 09:59:30 CEST 2007

On Thursday 05 July 2007 09.02, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> And as for Delphi being fast - well, my daytime job projects require
> several minutes for Delphi to crunch through them. I've had Delphi hang up
> on me more than once for 15 minutes on simple projects with complex
> dependencies... All depends on what you throw at it. I haven't seen that
> happening with FPC yet. It's slower, yes, but it's more consistent in it's
> slowness.
My experience is that FPC often crashes if not called with -B. And that is the 
reason why compile speed of FPC is important now. If I change one line in a 
unit I often have to compile the whole MSEgui to run the program again.


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