[lkml]   [2003]   [Aug]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [2.6 patch] add an -Os config option
On Tue, Aug 12, 2003 at 02:35:41PM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
> On Llu, 2003-08-11 at 22:11, Adrian Bunk wrote:
>> + Enabling this option will pass "-Os" instead of "-O2" to gcc
>> + resulting in a smaller kernel.
>> +
>> + The resulting kernel might be significantly slower.
> With most of the gcc's I tried -Os was faster.

Because of a better L1-instruction cache footprint?

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:47    [W:0.108 / U:7.340 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site