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Re: i386 PATCH for target/13685


Jason Merrill wrote:
H. J. Lu wrote:
On Thu, Sep 07, 2006 at 08:26:45PM -0400, Jason Merrill wrote:
The testcase in 13685 breaks because -Os implies a smaller PREFERRED_STACK_BOUNDARY than SSE requires. This patch causes us to use the 128-bit boundary if SSE is enabled, which fixes the bug.

I think it is a bad idea for -Os to change ABI. There are several bugs
open because of it. You can have a program compiled with -Os calling
a library compiled with -msee. The program will crash since -Os
uses a different ABI. The easiest way to fix is for -Os not to change
the ABI automatically.

I wouldn't mind changing the stack boundary to always be 128 bits.



FWIW me either :)


-eric


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