[ILUG] [TOTD] script to determine optimum gcc options for your CPU

Padraig Brady posted a script to generate the best options for your CPU. Padraig saw “speedups of over 300% in integer code by compiling for i686 over i386” which is impressive!
Niall O Broin replied shortly afterwards with a patch if you’re using a GCC above version 3.2

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Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Twitter.

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