Using SSE on Xeons?
simonf at cshl.org
Tue Aug 21 12:18:00 CDT 2001
Thank everybody for the replies! Praise God - I have finally found a REAL
Linux support forum. Here is another nagging problem I have.
I am trying to take advantage of new SSE instructions on Xeon processors. I
have found out that gcc 3.1 has -msse switch, but I can't for the life of
mine figure out how to get gcc 3.1. I believe the prereleases of gcc are
called snapshots, but I went to several mirrors and everything I downloaded
I would be very grateful for an actual URL to a current 3.1 snapshot. Any
stories about using SSE instructions or other Xeon-specific goodies are
also appreciated. So far I have not found any difference between running
computational programs on regular Pentiums and Xeons. Clock rate seems to
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