From: Martin Slater (mslater_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-03-21 06:22:47
> Well, that obviously depends a lot on the speed of the computer.
Well yes;) Ballpark figure was all i was after, the computer is a p4 3.4ghz.
> For a single toolset to test with, 10-12h are definitely sufficient,
> even on a slightly outdated CPU and with rebuilding everything from
> scratch. Don't run the tests with less than .5 GB of RAM.
Got a gb so that would be fine.
> I don't think anybody runs tests using distcc. However, I know at
> least Boost 1.31.0 can be built using distcc and with -j4 (someone
> told > me that just yesterday on IRC). IIUC, there's nothing that
> should prevent distcc from working fine with Boost.Build (of course,
> you need sufficiently similar boxes). In fact, it would be a good
> thing to test with distcc.
Good to hear.
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