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[Doc PATCH]: PR target/16584: Replace i387 with 'i386 compiler' for-mfpmath=sse option


This is a documentation patch that states more clearly when -msse applies.

2004-12-24 Uros Bizjak <>

   * doc/invoke.texi (Intel 386 and AMD x86-64 Options):
       Replace i387 with 'i386 compiler' in -mfpmath=sse option.


Index: invoke.texi
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/gcc/gcc/doc/invoke.texi,v
retrieving revision 1.562
diff -u -p -r1.562 invoke.texi
--- invoke.texi	18 Dec 2004 20:22:52 -0000	1.562
+++ invoke.texi	24 Dec 2004 14:32:24 -0000
@@ -8438,8 +8438,8 @@ extended precision arithmetics is still 
 only in Pentium4 and the future AMD x86-64 chips supports double precision
 arithmetics too.
-For i387 you need to use @option{-march=@var{cpu-type}}, @option{-msse} or
-@option{-msse2} switches to enable SSE extensions and make this option
+For i386 compiler, you need to use @option{-march=@var{cpu-type}}, @option{-msse}
+or @option{-msse2} switches to enable SSE extensions and make this option
 effective.  For x86-64 compiler, these extensions are enabled by default.
 The resulting code should be considerably faster in the majority of cases and avoid

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