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SubjectRe: kernel compiler

On 20011025 Alan Cox wrote:
>> GCC 3.0 Produces slower code, eh? I was of the understanding that it
>> contained many more optimizations than previous versions...???
>It does - but the end result right now is typically slower. it has the
>infrastructure and optimisation code to create faster code than 2.x ever
>could but it isnt yet at the point it has been refined to do so

3.0.2 is out. Time to check it.

What I sure have seen is that code is much bigger than with 2.96. About 40k
for an 800k kernel.
Wil try with 14-pre1.

J.A. Magallon # Let the source be with you...
Mandrake Linux release 8.2 (Cooker) for i586
Linux werewolf 2.4.14-pre1-beo #1 SMP Thu Oct 25 16:19:19 CEST 2001 i686
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