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no-bss-init, Qnobss-init

Tells the compiler to place in the DATA section any uninitialized variables and explicitly zero-initialized variables.

Syntax

Linux and macOS:
-no-bss-init
Windows:
/Qnobss-init
Arguments
None
Default
OFF
Uninitialized variables and explicitly zero-initialized variables are placed in the BSS section.
Description
This option tells the compiler to place in the DATA section any uninitialized variables and explicitly zero-initialized variables.
Alternate Options
None

Product and Performance Information

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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 a