[fpc-pascal] Compiling FPC itself with optimization

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Thu Sep 24 18:07:08 CEST 2009

In our previous episode, graemeg.lists said:
> How optimized is FPC itself when I do a 'make all' in the source
> directory?  No optimization, memory optimized, speed optimized, all of
> the above, etc..
> Can I improve performance of the 64bit FPC compiler for my Quad Core
> processor? If so, what parameters do I pass to the make command?

Which quad core? There are afaik at least four microarchitectures for x86_64
that have quadcores. I7, Core2 (depending on your viewpoint if that counts
as a quadcore or a dual dualcore), Phenom and Phenom II.

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