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Support for quad-core ARM CPU shows up in Apple's Xcode, but why?
« on: September 28, 2011, 08:48:37 PM »
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The latest source code for the LLVM-based compiler Clang—the default compiler in Apple's Xcode developer tools—shows that support has recently been added for Marvell's quad-core, ARM-based Armada XP processor. Since Marvell is targeting the processor for low-power cloud computing applications, why exactly does Apple's version of Clang offer conditional support in its development tool chain?

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