Subject: Re: is mozilla very slow on alpha, or is mozilla-gtk2 slow everywhere?
To: Aaron J. Grier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dave McGuire <email@example.com>
Date: 03/02/2004 19:44:14
On Mar 2, 2004, at 7:20 PM, Aaron J. Grier wrote:
>>> I really wish NetBSD did not rely so completely on the GNU compiler.
>> You & me both. Is there *any* platform (other than x86 toyz) on which
>> it produces good code?
> I hear the Atmel AVR (8-bit RISC) code generation is good. (:
> m68k code generation from 2.95.2 to 3.2.x seems to have improved.
GCC's code generation for VAX and m68k has always been very good.
Can't speak for the AVR stuff; I haven't used it (but I'd like to).
> and I always thought gcc wasn't too bad for MIPS?
Oh nonono...GCC's code generation is *horrid* on MIPS. Horrid.
Dave McGuire "My tummy hurts now, but my soul
Cape Coral, FL feels a little better." -Ed