Opened 4 years ago

Closed 10 months ago

#2557 closed enhancement (fixed)

Try using gold instead of ld for linking

Reported by: jng Owned by: jng
Priority: low Milestone: 3.3
Component: Build System Version:
Severity: trivial Keywords:
Cc: External ID:

Description

gold is reportedly significantly faster than the standard ld utility for linking libraries.

We should try using gold in our linux builds to improve build times .

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 10 months ago by jng

Milestone: 3.13.1.1

Ticket retargeted after milestone closed

comment:2 Changed 10 months ago by jng

Milestone: 3.1.13.3

comment:3 Changed 10 months ago by jng

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

In 9320:

Add gold linker support for CMake build if available. Fixes #2557

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