ARM as a primary architecture

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Tue Mar 20 17:44:43 UTC 2012

Jon Masters wrote:

> On 03/20/2012 11:52 AM, Peter Jones wrote:
>> 7) it can't be a serious maintenance burdon due to build related issues.
>>We need a couple of groups to sign off that builds are fast enough, not
>>just on a "full distro rebuild" (throughput) level, but also on a
>>"doesn't destroy my workflow due to waiting on it" (latency) level.
> Sure. Absolutely is a concern for us, as you can see from my other
> comments above about the kernel, for example, but not just that.

Sorry, but I don't think this is fixable any time soon. Come back when (if 
ever) you have hardware which has comparable speed to x86.

        Kevin Kofler

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