Fortran compilers for Linux/mpich

Steven Berukoff steveb at
Fri Nov 23 05:46:38 PST 2001

Yes, you can use the Intel compilers to compile code for Athlons.  Since
the AMD instruction set supports SSE, you can include Pentium 3
optimizations that improve performance a bit. 

What I'd really like to see, however, are gcc for athlon or, better, a
compiler from AMD!


> > However you do not mention the Intel Compiler. In virtually all our
> > tests on dual Pentium 4s, it outperformed the others that we tried.
> I have never used the Intel compiler.  Our cluster (Imperial College,
> London) is built around AMD Athlons.  Is the Intel compiler compatible
> with Athlons?
>                                                          --Bill
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