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Re: [TESTCASE] Minimized testcase for AltiVec segfault


> Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2002 22:58:57 -0800
> From: Mark Mitchell <mark@codesourcery.com>
> To: Geoff Keating <geoffk@geoffk.org>, Richard Henderson <rth@redhat.com>
> cc: "gcc@gcc.gnu.org" <gcc@gcc.gnu.org>

> > David's comment applies to every option that GCC has; there's no need
> > to go around renaming -funroll-all-loops to -fdebug-unroll-all-loops
> > just because it's sometimes ineffective or dangerous.

> But if I had my way that option, and many other optimization knobs,
> would not exist at all in released versions of GCC!

It would be great if someone fixed all the important outstanding
deficiencies with -funroll-all-loops and made it the default and
removed the option.  :-)


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