[erlang-questions] Dialyzer startup time

Tuncer Ayaz <>
Thu Jun 24 02:32:59 CEST 2010

On Thu, Jun 24, 2010 at 2:10 AM, Bernard Duggan wrote:
> That was the issue - it turned out that building/installing from a clean
> source package with --enable-native-libs was, for some reason, not
> sufficient (ended up with [false, false, false, false]).  I had to manually
> delete and rebuild the beams in the hipe, stdlib and compiler directories
> then run the install again.  That got it, and the native compilation part of
> dialyzer is now down to <7s (a dual-core laptop, about 3 years old, for
> reference).

Yes and 'make check' (Dialyzer run) in the PropEr tree is down to 9s
from the previous 12s.

> Thanks very much for your (and Tuncer's) help.  It would be interesting to
> know why it didn't build native libs the first time, but that could easily
> be something that's been resolved in R14A (haven't spent the time to upgrade
> yet - I'm a coward and am waiting for 14B :)).

R14A has the same issue and I had to apply the manual compile step
as advised by Kostis.

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