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From: Sven Vermeulen <swift@g.o>
Subject: Re: -fbranch-probabilities optimisation
Date: Sat, 17 May 2003 13:43:04 +0200
On Sat, May 17, 2003 at 03:49:11AM +0100, Chris Davies wrote:
> I had the idea to build -fbranch-probabilities optimisation into portage.
> This is where a sample run of data is taken using the program compiled with
> -fprofile-arcs, and that data then used to reorganise the object code so
> conditional branches are layed out in a more efficient manner.

Why implement it in Portage? Isn't it up to the user to define it in the
CFLAGS or not? 

	Sven Vermeulen

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