c/c++ · linux · minicloud · ppc64le

power: building your own version of Advance Toolchain

The IBM Advance Toolchain for Linux on Power is stand-alone set of open source development tools and run-time libraries allows users to take leading edge advantage of IBM’s latest POWER hardware features on Linux. It provides functionalities ahead of what is supported by current Linux distribution and does not rely on the system toolchain, requiring minimum dependencies. A new release… Continue reading power: building your own version of Advance Toolchain

c/c++ · eclipse · linux · power

power: IBM SDK for Linux on Power 1.10

The IBM Software Development Kit for Linux on Power (SDK) is a free, Eclipse-based Integrated Development Environment (IDE). The SDK integrates C/C++ source development with the Advance Toolchain, Post-Link Optimization, and classic Linux performance analysis tools, including Oprofile, Perf and Valgrind. GET IT NOW! New on SDK 1.10: Support for ppc64, ppc64le and x86 64/amd64… Continue reading power: IBM SDK for Linux on Power 1.10

c/c++ · linux · power

power: compilers very-quick reference

xlC Community Edition Get it now! Architecture Generate instructions and optimize for POWER8 Optimization Levels Disable all options Optimization Levels Extra Optimizations Advance Toolchain Get it now ! Architecture Generate instructions and optimize for POWER8 Optimization Levels Disable all options Optimization Levels Extra Optimizations

c/c++ · linux · power

power: downloading Advance Toolchain

I wrote a small script which downloads Advance Toolchain packages for the architecture where it is running. You can get the initial version here. Or just issue: This first version only covers Ubuntu and Fedora for x86_64 and ppc64le. RHEL, SLES and Debian coming next 😀

c/c++ · linux · power

power: xlC Community Edition

The IBM® XL C/C++ for Linux is a highly advanced optimizing compiler for Linux. The latest release (v13.1.4)  introduces its first community edition (xlC CE). It is a free-of-charge solution which embodies most of the core features  of the fully warranted XL C/C++ for Linux. For example, the community edition does not support optimization at level… Continue reading power: xlC Community Edition

c/c++ · eclipse · linux

eclipse: importing a cmake project

CMake is an open-source, cross-platform family of tools designed to build, test and package software. It is used to control the software compilation process using simple platform and compiler independent configuration files, and generate native makefiles and workspaces that can be used in the compiler environment of your choice. In this post we are going… Continue reading eclipse: importing a cmake project