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Re: [stage 2 projects] Enable new points-to solver


On Sat, 2005-07-09 at 00:19 +0200, Giovanni Bajo wrote:
> Diego Novillo <dnovillo@redhat.com> wrote:
> 
> > This patch finally enables the new points-to solver by making it
> > part of the alias machinery.  Up until now, we were only using it
> > in few cases, and we were not transferring all of the
> > information.
> 
> It is not clear to me if this makes GCC generate better code, or it is just a
> big cleanup of how aliasing information is computed. Are there a couple of
> small snippets where we now generate better code than we used to?

Some, but they are small.
We can't yet represent all the info it can generate in a sane way.

> 
> Just for curiosity, I'm not even thinking of being in the way of this patch of
> course.
> 
> Giovanni Bajo
> 


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