[tex-live] Re: Making TeX run faster
James H. Cloos Jr.
cloos at jhcloos.com
Sat Mar 13 06:19:05 CET 2004
>>>>> "Nelson" == Nelson H F Beebe <beebe at math.utah.edu> writes:
Nelson> If others are interesting in contributing to the benchmark
Nelson> data, I can make the (Unix) test scripts available.
Also, I noted that use used -O4 w/ gcc-3.3.3. That should be
identical to -O3 in all gcc versions yet released. (At least
on x86 systems, and unless I missed some new addition to the
You should also evaluate -Os as well as 1, 2 and 3. It tries
to minimize the size of the executable, as opposed to -O3 which
tries to speed things up by unrolling loops. At least for the
cd I expect Os will help squeeze things in considerably when
compared with O3.
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