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Re: Initial psymtab replacement results
>>>>> "Tom" == Tom Tromey <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Tom> The 'byname' index really slows down populating the database. It took
Tom> more than a minute to write out the database for gdb.
[ ... later reduced to 20 seconds ... ]
Tom> The other issue is that the resulting database is very big. For
Tom> example, the database for gdb is 72M, but the gdb executable itself is
This week I changed gdb to write out a directly-mmappable index.
Writing the index for gdb takes 2.5 seconds, and the resulting file is
I think that is more reasonable -- still not super, but livable.
I haven't written the reader side of this yet. I probably won't finish
that until sometime in January.