[Arm-netbook] [review] SoC proposal

Vladimir Pantelic vladoman at gmail.com
Thu Feb 9 14:47:18 GMT 2012

lkcl luke wrote:

>>  1) Is there GCC support for this SoC's instruction set,
>   yes.
>>  including VLIW,
>   don't know.  tensilica have a proprietary "pre-processor" compiler
> that turns c and c++ into VLIW-capable c and c++.

hopefully it does a better job than gcc generating arm NEON ... So far
only hand writing NEON works for speed.

>   don't know.  tensilica have proprietary software libraries for audio
> and video CODECs already (obviously)

evil, closed, non-free? :)

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