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Re: material for 3.1 release announcement


On Thu, 2 May 2002, Joe Buck wrote:

> It seems that no one has collected a list of features to brag about for
> the 3.1 release.  Some highlights off the top of my head:
>
> * New x86 backend, with much better codegen for newer Intel processors
>   including the P4, which was handled poorly by earlier gcc's.
>
> * Sparc version: one compiler generates both 32-bit and 64-bit code (-m64)
>
> * New AMD Hammer (x86-64) backend.
>
> * Integrated GNU Ada frontend.
>
> * Much-improved C++ standard library with great Doxygen-generated
>   hypertext documentation.
>
> * Many bug fixes.
>
> Please send suggestions for others, or any comments on the above list.

...and go ahead an commit patches describing any such new features
to gcc-3.1/changes.html.

Gerald
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Gerald "Jerry" pfeifer@dbai.tuwien.ac.at http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/~pfeifer/


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