[fpc-devel] FPC/Lazarus Rebuild performance

Martin Schreiber mse00000 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 11 08:55:14 CEST 2010

On Friday 10 September 2010 17:43:59 Adem wrote:
> Sometime ago, there was a brief mention of multi-threading FPC would be
> counter productive because compilation process was mostly disk IO bound
> --this is what I understood anyway.
> I wanted to check to see if disk IO was really limiting FPC/Lazarus
> compile performance.
Interesting is that Delphi 7 compiles about 10 times faster than FPC on the 
same machine.
Results with more code and FPC 2.4:
One would think Delphi and FPC need the same disk IO?


More information about the fpc-devel mailing list