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Re: RFC: TLS improvements for IA32 and AMD64/EM64T


On Sep 16, 2005, Richard Henderson <rth@redhat.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 16, 2005 at 02:31:07AM -0300, Alexandre Oliva wrote:
>> Since this doesn't modify the generated code by default, I'd like very
>> much to have it added to GCC 4.1, instead of waiting for 4.2.

> Why?

Err...  Mainly because that would make it easier for people (including
myself) to experiment with it.  Get it tested by early birds by
including it disabled by default, and then eventually switch to it as
the default, perhaps as early as 4.2.

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Alexandre Oliva         http://www.lsd.ic.unicamp.br/~oliva/
Red Hat Compiler Engineer   aoliva@{redhat.com, gcc.gnu.org}
Free Software Evangelist  oliva@{lsd.ic.unicamp.br, gnu.org}


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