slow execution speed when compared against visual c++

LLeweLLyn Reese
Sat Jan 4 20:30:00 GMT 2003

Oscar Fuentes <> writes:

F> LLeweLLyn Reese <> writes:
> [snip]
> > On the whole, if you are going to use gcc, you will get much better
> >     performance under linux than under windows.
> Are you saying that gcc produces better code on Linux than on
> Windows?

I was thinking of library issues, not code generation.

> I thought is the same.

For many cases, yes. But if you are using exceptions, gcc will
    generate *much* better code on linux.

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