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GCC 4.2.3 provides some space optimisation..


I have tried setting up GCC 4.2.3 for the S60 3rd edition SDK. The setup was successful and it was rather quite straightforward, thanks mainly to the detailed steps mentioned in the Forum Nokia Wiki. I did not apply all the patches mentioned in the wiki. Only the following patched were required to get the […]

GCC 4.x comes to Symbian OS via the unofficial route.


Thanks to the persistence of Marian Kechlibar and some generous help from Julian Brown ,we can now use the latest version of GCC 4.x for target compilation(GCCE). This was done by the inclusion of asm definitions for __aeabi_uidiv & __aeabi_idiv routines. The complete details of how to get GCC 4.x setup are present in an […]

Quick Tip : Optimization flags in GCCE builds ….


One more useful flag that can be added to remove unwanted code and avoid some bugs is the -Wunused. This is the super flag which will warn about unused functions, labels, function params, expression values and variables as well. The documentation for the super flags and other options are as follows:

Quick Tip : Optimization flags in GCCE builds.


It has been found that GCCE build have generated huge binaries.So to trim them a bit just include the following lines in your .mmp file.