User Guide


Editor Tab

Editor Tab Purpose and Usage

tab is available on Linux* OS only.
Use this tab in the Options dialog box to specify
the editor in which the
Intel Advisor
displays source files when you double-click a line in an
Intel Advisor
source region.

Editor Tab Location

One of the tabs in the Options dialog box, which also includes:
To access this tab: From the
Intel Advisor
GUI, choose
> Editor

Editor Tab Controls

Use This
To Do This
External editor for this language:
drop-down menu
Select the language for which you will choose an editor:
, or
list of available editors on this system
Select the editor (such as
) to be associated with the selected language , or choose to allow selection using an environment variable with
Text editor set in EDITOR or VISUAL environment variable
. Repeat to associate an editor with each language you use.
For example, if you choose
Text editor set in EDITOR or VISUAL environment variable
, you can set the VISUAL environment variable by typing:
export VISUAL="/usr/bin/vi -n"
When done, click

Product and Performance Information


Intel's compilers may or may not optimize to the same degree for non-Intel microprocessors for optimizations that are not unique to Intel microprocessors. These optimizations include SSE2, SSE3, and SSSE3 instruction sets and other optimizations. Intel does not guarantee the availability, functionality, or effectiveness of any optimization on microprocessors not manufactured by Intel. Microprocessor-dependent optimizations in this product are intended for use with Intel microprocessors. Certain optimizations not specific to Intel microarchitecture are reserved for Intel microprocessors. Please refer to the applicable product User and Reference Guides for more information regarding the specific instruction sets covered by this notice.

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