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Re: [java] Fix builtins decls
> On Mon, May 23, 2005 at 07:24:00PM +0100, Andrew Haley wrote:
> > Jan Hubicka writes:
> > > Hi,
> > > tree-profiling branch dies horribly by trying to remove
> > > __builtin_predict calls since these are believed to be trapping in Java.
> > > I've bootstrapped/regtested i686--linux the attached patch on
> > > tree-profiling and I am testing it on mainline now too.
> > > OK (once mainline unslush, as this does not counts as a regression
> > > there)
> > >
> > > 2005-05-22 Jan Hubicka <email@example.com>
> > > * builtins.c (define_builtin): Accept new flags parameter.
> > > (initialize_builtins): Mark the builtins const and nothrow accordingly.
> > That's fine except for __builtin_expect, which is neither const nor
> > nothrow.
> Why wouldn't it be? It doesn't do anything. What the arguments do is
> not the builtin's problem.
Ehm...My problem is that builtin_expect itself is marked as throwing and
non-constant. Tree-profiling branch preplace the builtin_expect calls
by it's argument getting dead EH edges.
Rather then removing the EH edges it seems better to mark the function
as non-trapping and constant...
> Daniel Jacobowitz
> CodeSourcery, LLC