On Wed, Mar 18, 2020 at 10:12:26AM -0400, Jean-Marie Lemetayer wrote:
...Depends on what you are building.
Building non-trivial C++ code (e.g. webkitgtk) with 24 cores
but only 32 GB RAM will not work, for such code you need
more than 2 GB/core.
On Wed, Mar 18, 2020 at 05:52:37AM -0700, Oliver Westermann wrote:
...I would buy 128 GB RAM to not run into problems due to lack of RAM,
and Linux will also automatically use unused RAM as disk cache.
As long as you aren't running out of RAM or disk space all that matters
is CPU speed, Ryzen 9 3950X with 128 GB RAM would be my choice unless
you are on a tight budget.