Re: GCC Alpha IEEE patch
Please can you submit this patch upstream (email@example.com)
against the HEAD branch of gcc (which you can find as the gcc-snapshot
package in Debian). Add the documentation to gcc/doc/invoke.texi.
It's up to Chris Chimelis or Falk, if it should be applied to the gcc
Tyson Whitehead writes:
> Here's a patch that makes IEEE compliant math operations (support for
> denormalization, nan, inf, etc) the default on the Alpha unless it is
> specifically turned off with -mno-ieee.
> It arose out of a discusion on the Alpha port list about packages SIGFPEing on
> the Alpha (see the thread 'SIGFPE and -mieee').