Extensions and options for the GCC compiler

A wonderful article that has aggregated some of the most useful options and extensions of the GCC compiler. It covers:
  • Optimization
  • Compiler warning options
  • GCC-specific extensions to C
  • Standards compliance
  • Options for debugging
  • Runtime checks
  • Additional datatypes
  • Ranges in switch/case
  • Binary literals
... and many more. A must-read for any thriving c developer.

The most useful GCC options and extensions
comment? published: 57 months ago. tags: c, compilers, gcc


An interesting comparison of C++11 language support

Here's an interesting comparison of the support of three C++ compilers in regard to the latest standard C++11. It is very thorough, covering all the features of the specification, and treats Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, gnu g++ 4.7 and Clang 3.1

C++ Rocks

comment? published: 58 months ago. tags: compilers, cpp, cpp11


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