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    I love how they sell it! It’s like a nineties commercial (at least how they ought to have been.. I wasn’t really around or cognitively sound back then)

    Are you tired of your existing compilers?
    Want fresh new language features and better optimizations?
    Make your day with the new GCC 8.1!

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      Dear Lord: the link time optimizations are a scary prospect.

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        Do you mean LTO in general, or something new in gcc 8.1?

        My experience with LTO (only on microcontrollers) has been that it can be very hard figuring out the corresponding source in a debugger, so this announcement about better DWARF information is very welcome!

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          I fear that LTO will enable further GCC use of UB based “optimizations”. Pre-LTO, the compiler has to treat separately compiled modules as black boxes.