On Fri, 10 Sep 2004, Bryan O'Donoghue wrote:
> Except in cases where it does. Compiler designers are smart guys...
> smart enough to know that certain instruction arrangements take
> better advantage of a CPUs pipeline, then other arrangements of the
> same or similar instructions.
But apparently not smart enough to turn on these optimisations when
-O is selected, whereas Gentoo users are smart enough to know which
to turn on.
Maybe compilers should be written by Gentoo users?
Btw, what are you favourite compiler flags?
Paul Jakma paul at clubi.iepaul at jakma.org Key ID: 64A2FF6A
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