[MPlayer-dev-eng] Intel C++ 8.0 Compiler patch.

Diego Biurrun diego at biurrun.de
Thu Jan 13 13:17:03 CET 2005

On Thu, Jan 13, 2005 at 01:00:07PM +0100, Ivo wrote:
> On Thursday 13 January 2005 12:43, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > Just compile gcc and skip the "make install" step, then configure
> > mplayer with --cc=/path/to/compiled/gcc.
> Shouldn't you first recompile gcc with itself? Otherwise you have gcc-4.0 
> compiled with gcc 3.3 or 3.4 instead of gcc-4.0 compiled with 4.0. I don't 
> think the resulting code (of MPlayer) will be any different (although you 
> never know with gcc) but gcc might be slower if it's compiled with an older 
> version of gcc. Then again, it might also be faster :-)

gcc takes care of that itself.  I think it compiles itself three times
during the bootstrap process.


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