Originally Posted by NiLuJe
It still needs a sizeable amount of RAM to build (with GCC / -O2), according to the Gentoo ebuilds
(512MB RAM/6GB Disk).
Or a big swap file, if you do not mind waiting all week for it to compile.
Of course, the 512MB RAM thing could get complicated with only 256MB memory address space in the ARM processor, which limits the size of a swap file used in a single process.