Speeding up Compile Times with Linux PS3

The PS3 doesn't have a huge amount of memory. Recently, when compiling a template heavy C++ library the memory swapping was causing incredibly slow build times.

I managed to get speed-up by creating a swap on Flash Card, as Root:

/sbin/mkswap /dev/sdc1
/sbin/swapoff -a
/sbin/swapon /dev/sdc1

This might be useful for a quick speedup, however, because there limited read/write cycles on flash memory devices, a better solution would be to setup the toolchain on another machine

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