Why -mtune=atom?

drago01 drago01 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 12 13:55:12 UTC 2015

On Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 2:02 PM, Florian Weimer <fweimer at redhat.com> wrote:
> The default CFLAGS set by RPM include “-mtune-atom”.
> Why?  I doubt Atom CPUs are Fedora's primary target.  It's not even a
> documented GCC option.  There is such a wide variety of CPUs under this
> label that it's not even clear what it would mean.

Well because at that time atoms where the only newly sold i686 hardware.

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