Tells the compiler which processor features it may target, including which instruction sets and optimizations it may generate.
Linux and macOS:
- Indicates to the compiler a feature set that it may target, including which instruction sets and optimizations it may generate. Many of the following descriptions refer to Intel® Streaming SIMD Extensions (Intel® SSE) and Supplemental Streaming SIMD Extensions (Intel® SSSE). Possible values are:
- May generate instructions for processors that support the specified Intel® processor or microarchitecture code name. Optimizes for the specified Intel® processor or microarchitecture code name.KeywordsKNLandSILVERMONTare only available on Windows* and Linux* systems.Keyword