On Tue, Jul 15, 2003 at 12:25:19AM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> Another impediment to binary redistribution were compiletime
> optimizations for CPU architecture. MPlayer now supports runtime
> CPU detection (specify the --enable-runtime-cpudetection option
> when configuring). It is disabled by default because it implies
> a small speed sacrifice, but it is now possible to create binaries
> that run on different members of the Intel CPU family.
why isn't the part needing the optimizations put into a seperate library,
and let ld choose the correct library based on cpu type?
That should avoid any speed penalties.
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