This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the GCC project.
Re: RFC: MIPS clones without lwl/lwr/swl/swr
>>>>> "Mark" == Mark Mitchell <email@example.com> writes:
Mark> Chiming in randomly, I actually think an option focusing on the
Mark> patented-ness of these instructions is not the best choice.
Mark> What if there are more some day, or the patent gets
Mark> invalidated, or the user doesn't know about the patent? How
Mark> about -mno-<something>-load-store?
I'll second that. -m[no-]unaligned-load-store precisely describes the
feature. Referring to patents just gives us a meaningless switch; you
might as well use -m[no-]frobnitz.