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LLVM/Clang 3.3 Very Competitive To GCC 4.8

Michael Larabel

Published on 7 April 2013
Written by Michael Larabel
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The MD5 performance for John The Ripper is slightly improved with LLVM/Clang 3.3.

GCC 4.8 regressed for Himeno over GCC 4.7.2 on the Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition system while the LLVM/Clang performance was right in line with GCC 4.7.

Compilation times continue to be much lower for LLVM/Clang over GCC.

GCC 4.8 improves the performance of the C-Ray multi-threaded ray-tracer.

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