How can I mitigate the impact of the Intel jcc erratum on gcc?
By compiler: GCC: -Wa,-mbranches-within-32B-boundaries clang (10+): -mbranches-within-32B-boundaries compiler option directly, not -Wa. MSVC: /QIntel-jcc-erratum See Intel JCC Erratum – what is the effect of prefixes used for mitigation? ICC: TODO, look for docs. The GNU toolchain does mitigation in the assembler, with as -mbranches-within-32B-boundaries, which enables (GAS manual: x86 options): -malign-branch-boundary=32 (care about 32-byte boundaries). … Read more