Bug 19055 - Minor bit optimization with or and xor
Summary: Minor bit optimization with or and xor
Alias: None
Product: gcc
Classification: Unclassified
Component: tree-optimization (show other bugs)
Version: 4.0.0
: P2 enhancement
Target Milestone: 4.1.0
Assignee: Andrew Pinski
URL: http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/200...
Keywords: missed-optimization, patch
Depends on:
Blocks: 19987
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Reported: 2004-12-17 14:16 UTC by Andrew Pinski
Modified: 2005-07-21 19:34 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

See Also:
Target: powerpc-darwin
Known to work:
Known to fail:
Last reconfirmed: 2005-07-05 00:02:17

Patch which I am testing (847 bytes, patch)
2005-07-05 01:27 UTC, Andrew Pinski
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Description Andrew Pinski 2004-12-17 14:16:06 UTC
The following two functions should produce the same assembly
int f(int a)
  return a;

int f1(int a)
  return a&~1;
Comment 1 Andrew Pinski 2004-12-17 14:25:44 UTC
Another example where we don't get the optimization and f1 is still one instruction (on 32bit PPC):
int f(int a,int b)
  return a;

int f1(int a,int b)
  return a&=~b;
Comment 2 Andrew Pinski 2004-12-22 07:42:13 UTC
I had forgot to mention, I found this when Nathan was asking about a~=b (aka a&=~b) and Segher 
sugessted a^=b;a|=b; and then we (Segher and I) both noticed that gcc was not doing the optimization.
Comment 3 Andrew Pinski 2005-02-22 14:44:40 UTC
If we changed the function in comment #0 like so:
int f(int a)
  return a;

Fold should do this simplification.

And likewise for comment #1 (which is just general case):
int f(int a,int b)
  a=(a|b) ^ b;
  return a;
Comment 4 Andrew Pinski 2005-07-05 00:02:16 UTC
I have a fix which I will be testing over night.
Comment 5 Andrew Pinski 2005-07-05 01:27:51 UTC
Created attachment 9203 [details]
Patch which I am testing

* fold-const.c (fold_binary): Transform "(X | Y) ^ X" to "Y & ~ X".
Comment 6 Andrew Pinski 2005-07-05 13:53:01 UTC
Patch posted here: <http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2005-07/msg00258.html>.
Comment 7 CVS Commits 2005-07-21 19:34:02 UTC
Subject: Bug 19055

CVSROOT:	/cvs/gcc
Module name:	gcc
Changes by:	pinskia@gcc.gnu.org	2005-07-21 19:33:50

Modified files:
	gcc            : ChangeLog fold-const.c 
	gcc/testsuite  : ChangeLog 

Log message:
	2005-07-21  Andrew Pinski  <pinskia@physics.uc.edu>
	PR middle-end/19055
	* gcc.dg/tree-ssa/pr19055.c: New test.
	* gcc.dg/tree-ssa/pr19055-2.c: New test.
	2005-07-21  Andrew Pinski  <pinskia@physics.uc.edu>
	PR middle-end/19055
	* fold-const.c (fold_binary): Transform "(X | Y) ^ X" to "Y & ~ X".


Comment 8 Andrew Pinski 2005-07-21 19:34:03 UTC