[webkit-gtk] Compiling the lib w/ 4GB RAM

Lothar Scholz scholz.lothar at gmail.com
Mon Nov 15 00:46:03 PST 2021

A developer should not try to compile any browser engine with 4GB.
Simply as that.
Even if the file is compiled, you will run into linking problems later
with this low amount of RAM.
And if you try (very recommended) link time optimization even 32GB RAM
is giving you disk swapping.

Am Mo., 15. Nov. 2021 um 09:40 Uhr schrieb René <gadefoxren at gmail.com>:
> Hi,
> I spent this weekend trying to build the lib from the source code.
> Unfortunately I can't compile the file Unifiedxxx_767013ce-4.cpp,
> because the HDD is swappin like crazy. It seems 4 GB is not enough for
> the process although I'm running on console only so I can free some
> memory.. Is there any possibility to split these huge source files so
> gcc can handle the process w/ "only" ,) 4 GB RAM. Thanks..
> Rene
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