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Re: [PATCH]: Move DECL_VALUE_EXPR into side table

On Fri, 2005-06-03 at 17:30 -0700, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> Daniel Berlin wrote:
> > This moves DECL_VALUE_EXPR into a side table, which will save 4/8 bytes
> > on struct tree_decl_with_rtl derived trees.
> > 
> > Most things actually just want to know whether DECL_VALUE_EXPR is NULL
> > or not, so i used a bit that is kept in sync with whether there is an
> > entry in the hashtable or not.
> > 
> > Bootstrapped and regtested on i686-pc-linux-gnu.
> > 
> > Timings show this has no speedup or slowdown on cc1-i-files, tramp3d, or
> > any other cases i threw at it.
> > 
> > Okay for mainline?
> OK.  Do we ever clear out DECL_VALUE_EXPR? 

I never actually looked.

>  We don't really need it 
> after the function has been emitted to the .s file.

The same is true of DECL_DEBUG_EXPR, actually, thinking about it.

>   I don't know that 
> it would be a win to discard, but it might be.

Is it sufficient to test TREE_ASM_WRITTEN, or is there some other flags
i need to test to see whether something has been "really written" to the
output file.

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