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ARM Compiler Options 

Visual Studio 2005

The following table shows compiler options for ARM microprocessors.

Option Description

/QRArch - Specify Target Architecture

Specifies target ARM microprocessors.

/QRimplicit-import - Disable Importing of Helpers

Statically links compiler helper functions.

/QRinterwork-return - Enable Interworking

Generates code that can interwork between ARM and Thumb mode.

/QRxscale - Specify XSCALE Target

Generates code for Intel XScale microprocessors.


Generates code that enables internal scheduler optimizations for the XScale pipeline.


Generates code for Thumb mode.