[cfe-dev] file exchange protocol in clang/distcc

Chris Lattner clattner at apple.com
Sat May 31 12:57:13 PDT 2008

On May 31, 2008, at 12:24 PM, Ted Kremenek wrote:
>> Hi!
>> I'd like to discuss about file exchange method for clang/discc. I'd
>> like to use ssh protocol, because it is a standard and supports
>> authentication.
>> any opinion ?
> Hi Peter,
> I think it depends on your goals.  Consider the following points:
> What does the standard distcc do?

I'd 1) keep it simple, and 2) make the transport pluggable in the  
future so that people can choose the right protocol for their needs.

In the short term, do whatever is simplest... following what standard  
distcc does is a great way to start.


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