AT writes "Cygnus has released the source for a new x86 backend for gcc. The new code focuses on better PII optimization. Intel contracted the changes from Cygnus. The code isn't quite release quality yet, but it should be intergrated into gcc 2.9x source tree around August. " Hopefully this won't be an isolated incident considering the number of chips coming outta Intel in the not-so-distant-future.
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