[ccache] Support for guile scheme?

swedebugia at riseup.net swedebugia at riseup.net
Sat Dec 22 08:41:36 UTC 2018

On 2018-12-22 08:55, Joel Rosdahl wrote:
> Hi,
> On Sat, 22 Dec 2018 at 04:25, swedebugia--- via ccache
> <ccache at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> The site-ccache of guile does not support partials of files and every
>> update to our scheme-files.

have a scm file.
add a comment.
the whole file is compiled again from scratch.

> What is "site-ccache"? After reading
> https://www.gnu.org/software/guile/manual/html_node/Build-Config.html, it does
> not sound like site-ccache has anything to do with ccache?


>> This means i'm stuck compiling big files again and again though only small
>> parts of the files has changed in between.
> What do you mean with "again"? Has something worked before that does not work
> now? I'm afraid your questions are too vague to be answered in a good way.

No, its a feature I would like because it works great with ccache when
the c-code is compiled.

>> Would you be willing to include Guile scheme support in ccache or are you
>> aiming to support only the C-family?
> I don't know anything about how compilation with Guile works, but assuming it
> does not work similar to GCC, support is out of scope for ccache. It's not tied
> to the C family but to how the compiler works and which options it takes.

Thanks for the information. I guessed it was out of scope.


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