Subject: Re: -mstrict-align on powerpc
To: Juergen Hannken-Illjes <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 03/16/2003 08:15:11
On Sunday, March 16, 2003, at 02:37  AM, Juergen Hannken-Illjes wrote:

> At least 1.6 has a shared/powerpc with X, games and text.
> Therefore the powerpc should use a feature set useable on all cpus.

Yah, I agree that -mstrict-align should be the default if not specific 
CPU flag is specified.  But if a CPU that can handle unaligned access 
is specified, I think we ought to allow unaligned access in that case.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>