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Re: Reducing Gnu Make's memory consumption?

From: Paul D. Smith
Subject: Re: Reducing Gnu Make's memory consumption?
Date: Tue, 31 May 2005 08:58:16 -0400

%% Dan Kegel <address@hidden> writes:

  dk> While this concern is largely theoretical, and the obvious
  dk> workaround is to generate smaller Makefiles, it still seems
  dk> worthwhile to ask if anyone has looked into reducing the memory
  dk> consumption of gnu Make.

No.  I've spent a good deal of time with things like valgrind and Purify
to ensure make doesn't leak memory, but I've not done any real
investigation into reducing valid memory usage.

 Paul D. Smith <address@hidden>          Find some GNU make tips at:            
 "Please remain calm...I may be mad, but I am a professional." --Mad Scientist

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