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Old 06-21-2004, 07:13 PM   #1
dschobel
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Question linux system based on a non-GCC compiler?


I was wondering whether it would be possible to build and maintain a system around the Intel C Compiler seeing as the machine code it produces is so ridiculously optimized that it's generally reported as outperforming GCC by upwards of 30%. Wouldn't a system with all the binaries built by this compiler on the whole be significantly more responsive?

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DS
 
Old 06-21-2004, 07:19 PM   #2
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Well on you go, let us know how you get on.
 
  


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