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Re: Add Android related compilation options and multilib options
On Tue, 16 Jun 2009, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> Chris Lattner wrote:
> > That said, if it were my choice, I'd strongly prefer making android it's
> > own target triple. If you want to make GCC more dynamic, make it work
> > with multiple target triples first.
> I disagree. Working with multiple target triplets is a fine thing, but
> not inventing triplets you don't need is another. The idea that the
powerpc-linux is a good case in point of having too many triplets, with
variants such as powerpc64-*-linux*, powerpc-*-linux*spe*,
powerpc-*-linux*paired*, powerpc*-*-linux*altivec* that should just be
variants on the default options and multilibs for one target triplet.
Joseph S. Myers