[fpc-pascal] Compilation speed on Apple M1

Ryan Joseph genericptr at gmail.com
Sat Nov 21 17:07:48 CET 2020

> On Nov 21, 2020, at 6:15 AM, Florian Klämpfl via fpc-pascal <fpc-pascal at lists.freepascal.org> wrote:
> Large parts of FPC are memory throughput limited so I suspect the M1 is not that much better in this regard, not to mention that most likely the AAarch code generator is worse than the x86 one. x86 received a lot of work in this field.

What does that mean exactly to be "memory throughput limited"? What part of the compilation process does this affect exactly?

	Ryan Joseph

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