The new mips gas breaks gcc 2.96

Eric Christopher echristo@redhat.com
Thu Aug 1 12:19:00 GMT 2002


On Thu, 2002-08-01 at 12:14, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:
> On Thu, 1 Aug 2002, Thiemo Seufer wrote:
> 
> > The documentation says -mcpu for i386 is the same as -mtune is now for
> > MIPS, while -march has similiar meaning on both. But the old -mcpu for
> > MIPS did select scheduling as well as the set of valid opcodes.
> 
>  That justifies the change, indeed.  Too bad the selection was broken in
> the first place. 
> 

Yup. Also, the gcc steering committee has said that march/mtune will be
TheWay(tm).

-eric

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