[fpc-devel] Coding conventions and optimization
daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Sat Jan 13 18:58:49 CET 2007
Op Sat, 13 Jan 2007, schreef ik:
> Recently I read somewhere that languages such as Java optimize better
> when you write your code in specific convention.
> Is that also apply for FPC and/or other Pascal compilers as well ?
As compilers cannot be perfect, there will always be situations that
reordering your code will result in better performance. For FPC, it helps
for example to keep your procedures short. You can also try to write code
that will trigger FPC's esp as frame pointer optimizations etc.
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