Re: Why does C3 CPU downgrade in kernel 2.4.20?

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Tue Dec 10 2002 - 16:24:40 EST

On Tue, 2002-12-10 at 19:39, Daniel Egger wrote:
> Do you have pointers to some optimisation manual or whatever?
> gcc currently defines the c3 as 486+mmx+3dnow however I doubt
> that this model is entirely correct and as such leaves some
> space for improvements.

VIA are a little odd at times. A vendor that doesn't publish CPU manuals
and push optimisation data at app writers is -odd- by my standards
anyway. I've been discussing a few things with VIA recently and we'll
see what happens over time.


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Sun Dec 15 2002 - 22:00:18 EST