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PostPosted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 6:01 am    Post subject: Using ICC to build a faster Firefox - now posible to use IPO Reply with quote

I wanted to let everyone know that Feilong Huang of Intel development has released a howto regarding building Firefox. The bottom half of the how to focuses on aggressive optimization including utilizing IPO optimization with the -ipo1 flag:

http://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/build-firefox-35-with-intel-c-compiler/

Have fun!!!
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 11:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

interesting, thank you! :o

with this I found out about gcc's ip/o support. and finally this flag: '-flto'.
very interesting for some projects.
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