SPEC CPU2006 Flags Disclosure for the Intel Compilers (v10.1) on Mac OSX

Last updated: 8-Apr-2008

This flags disclosure file describes the compiler flags associated with the following Intel compilers:


Selecting one of the following will take you directly to that section:

Optimization Flags

Portability Flags

Compiler Flags

Other Flags

System and Other Tuning Information

Platform settings

The system under test is deemed reasonably quiet by turning off the following from the System Preferences panel:


Sets the maximum number of threads to use for OpenMP* parallel regions if no other value is specified in the application. This environment variable applies to both -openmp and -parallel (Linux and Mac OS X).
Example syntax on a Mac OS X system with 8 cores: