[ccache] how to use ccache

Tom Browder tom.browder at gmail.com
Mon Dec 3 13:35:20 GMT 2007

On Dec 3, 2007 6:36 AM, Mahmood NT <nt_mahmood at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Thanks,
> before doing that, which gcc shows:
> ]$ which gcc
> /usr/bin/gcc
> and after these:
> cp ccache /usr/local/bin/
> ln -s /usr/local/bin/ccache /usr/local/bin/gcc
> ln -s /usr/local/bin/ccache /usr/local/bin/g++
> ln -s /usr/local/bin/ccache /usr/local/bin/ccwhich gcc shows:
> ]$ which gcc
> /usr/local/bin/gcc
> seems it has been successfully installed and linked. Is it the end? If I use "make" without any argument or prefix or something else, will the compiler use cache???

Well, I've never used it, but Francois says it should work.  Give it a spin!

I'm looking forward to hearing of your experience becauses I intend to
try it, too.


Tom Browder
Niceville, Florida

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