Avery Fay afay at ultranet.com
Fri Jun 9 12:26:23 PDT 2000

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerard Beekmans" <gerard at linuxfromscratch.org>
To: <lfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org>
Sent: Friday, June 09, 2000 2:26 PM
Subject: Re: optimization

> > ---<snip>---( modify this to your needs )
> >
> > #!/bin/sh
> >
CFLAGS='-O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-exceptions -fno-rtti -pipe -s -mcpu=k6
> -march=k6 -ffast-math -mieee-fp -fexpensive-optimizations -malign-loops=2
> > -malign-jumps=2 -malign-functions=2' ./configure
> >
> > ---<snip>---
> The following options aren't documented in 'man gcc'. So are they valid
> options or what:
> -fno-exceptions
> -fno-rtti
> -march
> -malign-loops
> -malign-jumps
> -malign-functions
> also:
> -mcpu is used for MIPS family of processors according to this man page.
> -O6 isn't documented, so does it actually exists? Somebody told he uses
> -march=pentiumpro
> Since man gcc doesn't mention -march at all, or any 'pentiumpro' string,
> how does one figure out what to use here and what the available options
> are?
> --
> Gerard Beekmans
> www.linuxfromscratch.org

The free software foundation is kind of annoying in that they only like to
use their own software.
Try the info page (ie info gcc). This should have all of the options.

Avery Fay

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