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New optimizations for X86 in upcoming GCC 5.0: PIC in 32 bit mode.

Part2. Position independent code (PIC) improvement in 32 bit mode
Authored by Evgeny Stupachenko (Intel) Last updated on 05/23/2016 - 21:09
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don't use -fpic and -mcmodel together with version 10 compiler

Version 10 of the Intel compiler for Intel 64 Linux does not support the use of both -fpic and -mcmodel medium (or -mcmodel large) on the same command line.
Authored by anonymous Last updated on 08/23/2012 - 21:12
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