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On Mon, 28 Jun 2010 10:44:54 +0300
Samuli Suominen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > You've forgotten "make --as-needed not break correct code by making
> > the linker ignore explicit instructions from a program author to
> > link two things together". Until you do that, --as-needed is in the
> > same category as -ffast-math.
> And we can't be held hostage by few packages (marginal cases), that's
> why we have function called $(no-as-needed) in flag-o-matic.eclass to
> disable the behavior for these packages.
Will Gentoo be doing the same for -Ofast and its flags then? After all,
most packages work with them, and you can't let the few packages that
require standard-compliant behaviour from a compiler hold Gentoo