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Re: Overwhelmed by GCC frustration
- From: Richard Earnshaw <Richard dot Earnshaw at foss dot arm dot com>
- To: Claudiu Zissulescu <claziss at gmail dot com>
- Cc: Steven Bosscher <stevenb dot gcc at gmail dot com>, Joel Sherrill <joel dot sherrill at oarcorp dot com>, Oleg Endo <oleg dot endo at t-online dot de>, Georg-Johann Lay <avr at gjlay dot de>, "gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org" <gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org>
- Date: Fri, 4 Aug 2017 11:06:37 +0100
- Subject: Re: Overwhelmed by GCC frustration
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On 04/08/17 10:38, Claudiu Zissulescu wrote:
> Maybe better is to use the updated CsIbe repo from github
> https://github.com/szeged/csibe. I use it for ARC to track the code
Thanks for the link Claudiu. Personally I'll probably stick with the
existing code as I now have size data for it stretching back about 10
years, but I'll have a look to see if it might be worth running both.
> On Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 11:12 AM, Richard Earnshaw
> <Richard.Earnshaw@foss.arm.com> wrote:
>> On 03/08/17 13:11, Steven Bosscher wrote:
>>> On Mon, Jul 31, 2017 at 6:49 PM, Joel Sherrill wrote:
>>>> Long ago, there was a code size regression tester for at least
>>>> ARM. Is that still around?
>>> There used to be autotesters from CSiBE. Something still appears to
>>> exist (http://www.csibe.org/old/) but the last time I tried to run the
>>> benchmark, I couldn't get the suite to compile. That was some years
>>> ago, perhaps the situation is better nowadays (http://www.csibe.org/
>>> without the old, suggests something's changed at some point...).
>>> As for "long ago", see also your own reply to
>>> https://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2003-07/msg00111.html :-)
>> CSiBE does still build (but you need -sdt=gnu98). I build it nightly.