New zlib commands

jbauman at adsl-63-193-249-142.dsl.snfc21.pacbell.net jbauman at adsl-63-193-249-142.dsl.snfc21.pacbell.net
Mon Aug 13 22:56:31 PDT 2001


On Mon, Aug 13, 2001 at 11:21:14AM +0100, Mark Hymers wrote:
> Could I have comments on whether we should aim for platform independence
> as far as reasonably possible?
> 
Mark, 
My opinion is yes, we need to keep the instructions as platform independent 
as possible, however, I can't see any harm in including an additional section  
on optimizing for x86 for any given package, as this is bound to be the 
dominant platform. I, for one, will want to run that way.
--
Jeff Bauman
jbauman at adsl-63-193-249-142.dsl.snfc21.pacbell.net



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