DMD compilation speed

deadalnix via Digitalmars-d digitalmars-d at
Mon Mar 30 22:21:13 PDT 2015

On Tuesday, 31 March 2015 at 04:56:13 UTC, Daniel Murphy wrote:
> I've used D's GC with DDMD.  It works*, but you're trading 
> better memory usage for worse allocation speed.  It's quite 
> possible we could add a switch to ddmd to enable the GC.

That is not accurate. For small programs, yes. For anything non 
trivial, the amount of memory in the working is set become so big 
that I doubt there is any advantage of doing so.

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