This is the mail archive of the mailing list for the GCC project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

Update manual wrt -funit-at-a-time

I'd like to remind the interested parties of the existence of the manual. :-)

Tested on AMD64/Linux, applied to mainline and 4.1 branch as obvious.

2006-05-26  Eric Botcazou  <>

	* doc/invoke.texi (Optimize Options): Document that -funit-at-a-time
	is enabled at -O and above.

Eric Botcazou
Index: doc/invoke.texi
--- doc/invoke.texi	(revision 114131)
+++ doc/invoke.texi	(working copy)
@@ -4419,7 +4419,7 @@ the performance and/or code size at the 
 and possibly the ability to debug the program.
 The compiler performs optimization based on the knowledge it has of
-the program.  Optimization levels @option{-O2} and above, in
+the program.  Optimization levels @option{-O} and above, in
 particular, enable @emph{unit-at-a-time} mode, which allows the
 compiler to consider information gained from later functions in
 the file when compiling a function.  Compiling multiple files at
@@ -4459,6 +4459,7 @@ compilation time.
 -ftree-copyrename @gol
 -ftree-fre @gol
 -ftree-ch @gol
+-funit-at-a-time @gol
 @option{-O} also turns on @option{-fomit-frame-pointer} on machines
@@ -4489,7 +4490,6 @@ also turns on the following optimization
 -fstrict-aliasing @gol
 -fdelete-null-pointer-checks @gol
 -freorder-blocks  -freorder-functions @gol
--funit-at-a-time @gol
 -falign-functions  -falign-jumps @gol
 -falign-loops  -falign-labels @gol
 -ftree-vrp @gol
@@ -5422,7 +5422,7 @@ attribute @code{used} will prevent this 
 As a temporary workaround, @option{-fno-unit-at-a-time} can be used,
 but this scheme may not be supported by future releases of GCC@.
-Enabled at levels @option{-O2}, @option{-O3}.
+Enabled at levels @option{-O}, @option{-O2}, @option{-O3}, @option{-Os}.
 @item -fno-toplevel-reorder
 Do not reorder top-level functions, variables, and @code{asm}

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]