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Re: Pentium Optimized

>> "Goswin" == Goswin Brederlow
>> <goswin.brederlow@student.uni-tuebingen.de> writes:

Goswin> If someone doesn't want the i386 optimized prepackaged bins,
Goswin> he will have one of those new supercomps like PII-500+ or
Goswin> Alpha 1GHz

Didn't someone say, that optimisation is only useful on genuine Pentium 
and Pentium MMX (nor P Pro, PII, PIII etc.)?

Goswin> compiling X would be a matter of hours/minutes.

You may try this (as I believe you underestimate it). Recently, the X
maintainer said that after compiling the X packages, the source tree
consumpted 1.5 GB diskspace.


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