compiling from source

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
21

Are source compiled packages really faster?

http://it.toolbox.com

It is often a question of debate. Are packages compiled from source really faster than pre-digested ones? In other words will your Linux distribution run faster with apt or rpm packages compared to having everything compiled from source on your machine?

Read more »
ooviaa's picture
Created by ooviaa 4 years 34 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 34 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
17

Compile source code - and solve problems

http://www.tuxradar.com

Building software from source - that's a bit old-school, isn't it? Who wants to wrestle with the command line, hunting down dependencies and coaxing the GCC compiler into running properly?

Read more »
mmclarkson's picture
Created by mmclarkson 5 years 25 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 25 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags: