CPUTYPE=native handling

Jason Hellenthal jhell at DataIX.net
Wed Nov 9 07:15:06 UTC 2011

On Tue, Nov 08, 2011 at 12:25:56AM +0000, Alexander Best wrote:
> hi there,
> i've seen dozens of issues, where people set CPUTYPE=native. although this
> works in a lot of cases, it doesn't in others. why don't we simply add
> something like

I thought it was reccomened to use 'CPUTYPE?=' syntax therefore ultimately allowing the build to omit the CPUTYPE for its own setting... since not all optimizations done for -march or -mcpu are good for the whole source tree.

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