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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: dependency check + partial rebuild vs rebuild all
Date Wed, 07 Feb 2001 14:38:01 GMT
At 09:10  7/2/01 -0500, Spencer A Marks wrote:
>Using jikes on at least a medium size projects (100s of .java) I've found
it faster to
>recompile everything than it is to have make do a dependency check and
>then partial compile.
>I was wondering if anyone else has noticed this to be case either with
>make or ant?

I usually do a full compile if (and only if) the number of .java files is
under about 500 though the actual number depends on average size/complexity
of .java files.



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