[Python-Dev] Python & GCC 3.0
Tue, 19 Jun 2001 13:37:18 -0700
Fred L. Drake, Jr. wrote:
> Compiling with "make OPT='-mcpu=i686 -O3'" did not make much
> difference at all.
Try OPT="-m486 -O2". That gave me the best results last time I
played with this stuff.
> If they have any improved optimizations for recent x86 chips, I'd
> like to see them folded into GCC. I'd hate to see another egcs-style
Some people say you should avoid PGCC since it generates buggy
code. I don't know if that's true or not.