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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
The main target of cross-building is developers, who want to run their edit - build - run - debug cycle as fast as possible.
For building a distro, native building enables the eat-our-own-dogfood testing of all the build tools. It is not just the testsuites, but everything that is run during builds.
Fedora mulls ARM as a primary architecture
Posted Mar 23, 2012 23:53 UTC (Fri) by dlang (✭ supporter ✭, #313)
this makes me doubt the 'eat your own dogfood' justification. There is some of that, but it's a rule they break in so many other cases (because it's so much work to compile everything)
Posted Mar 24, 2012 0:07 UTC (Sat) by rahulsundaram (subscriber, #21946)
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