Optimization strategies in IDE (Was: Re: [fpc-devel]symify.ppbroken)

Robert Riebisch rr at bttr-software.de
Fri Apr 18 20:55:50 CEST 2008

Jonas Maebe wrote:

> > Sure, but that's seems to be only true for FPC <= 2.2.x. FPC 2.3.1
> > doesn't list "-OG" anymore, but "-Os" only: "Optimize for size rather
> > than speed".
> Ah, I think Peter removed -OG. So now no -Os means "optimize for
> speed". There is no way anymore to turn off -Os after it's been turned
> on though, short of -O- (which completely resets all optimizer
> settings).

I see.

> So turning -Os into a checkbox in the IDE should be ok (which you did
> in your patch as far as I understand).

Yes, that's what the patch is for. :-)

Robert Riebisch
BTTR Software

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