Building LibreOffice on Windows

Tor Lillqvist tml at
Mon Feb 20 08:36:16 PST 2012

> Not the last time I benchmarked it (which was long before
> For the most part the slowness of forking on windows
> was related to some latency, i.e. a new process would take some time to get
> started, but it wouldnt eat cycles for that, thus making it irrelevant in a
> parallel build (where its all about the cpu cycles eaten).

You mean process creation in general on Windows, or in Cygwin in particular?

Anyway, I don't really know what we are discussing any more and will shut up.


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