Potential Speedup - gcc-3.2.x compiling large c++ projects

Ian Molton spyro at f2s.com
Thu Feb 20 11:45:19 PST 2003

On Thu, 20 Feb 2003 17:04:15 +0000 (UTC)
jrh29 at po.cwru.edu (Justin Hibbits) wrote:

> FPU? We don't need no FPU!  Oh wait...people don't know what an
> integer is anymore.


>  Hmm, and all GPU's use integer math iirc.

Perhaps, although I was under the impression that the FP regs on GPUs
just coincidentally happened to map nicely onto X86 (blech!)

> Remind me what proc the A410/1 ran?  68k == king in my book :)

ARM2 or ARM3

> <advocacy> Noone's made a better CISC processor before or since
> </advocacy>

The ARM3 would blow the socks of a 68K anyday... ;-)

ARM are RISC processors.
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