Inside 245-5D

Existential Pontification and Generalized Abstract Digressions

Optimizing incremental compilation

When you run make to build software, you expect a build on software that has been previously built to take less time than software we are building from scratch. The reason for this is incremental compilation: by caching the intermediate results of ahead-of-time compilation, the only parts of a program that must be recompiled are […]

  • August 27, 2016