> <dsmich@...> skribis:
> > ---- Noah Lavine <noah.b.lavine@...> wrote:
> >> It appears to me (anecdotally) that most of the build time is spent
> >> compiling Scheme code, rather than C code.
> >> One idea I had been toying with is whether Guile could compile faster
> >> if it had another copy of Guile already around, so it could skip the
> >> portion of compile-time where the interpreter is running the compiler.
> > This is what the GUILE_FOR_BUILD env var is for.
> It’s actually only used when cross-compiling.
Ahh. That explains why I've never seen much speed improvement when using it. ;^)