rdivacky at FreeBSD.org
Thu Mar 12 01:43:45 PDT 2009
On Wed, Mar 11, 2009 at 11:45:57PM -0400, Justin C. Sherrill wrote:
> Mike, the fellow who kindly donated pkgsrc bulk build time on df.v12.su
> for us, passed along some links on the Open64 compiler.
> It apparently has some recent patches that make it close to workable for
> FreeBSD, and so may also work on DragonFly, and be better than GCC for
> amd64, plus it has a GPLv2 license instead of GPLv3.
if you are thinking about alternative compilers to gcc, take a look at clang/llvm.
we got freebsd kernel compiling and booting with it. go check dragonfly status with it.
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