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Re: Graph coloring for register allocation?
- To: Daniel Berlin <dberlin at redhat dot com>
- Subject: Re: Graph coloring for register allocation?
- From: Phil Edwards <pedwards at disaster dot jaj dot com>
- Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2001 00:41:24 -0500
- Cc: Michael Matz <matzmich at cs dot tu-berlin dot de>, Michael Hayes <m dot hayes at elec dot canterbury dot ac dot nz>, Robert Dewar <dewar at gnat dot com>, Untitled <gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org>, Stan Shebs <shebs at apple dot com>
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On Sun, Jan 21, 2001 at 12:56:23PM -0500, Daniel Berlin wrote:
> > > > info from which you can generate webs from.
> > Ahh, a Muchnick reader? ;-) I found nowhere else (IIRC) the term "web"
> > for what is called everywhere else live range. Although I also like more
> > the former one ;)
I first came across "web" in a paper on cross-procedure register allocation
by -- I think -- Santhanam and Odert which predates Muchnick by about
eight years. I'm fairly certain Muchnick references the earlier paper.
(I can say that only because the bibliography is *huge* -- pick a journal
paper at random and there's a good chance Muchnick references it. :-)
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