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Re: Patch ping (1 middle-end, 1 C front-end)


On Tue, 2004-03-16 at 12:11, Paolo Bonzini wrote:
> > > By using vector types, not vector modes.  That's the reason to deprecated
> > > __attribute__ ((mode)).
> >
> > Wait, you want to deprecate __attribute__ ((mode)) ? Why?
> 
> Ugh, no no no no no!!! :-)
> 
> Only for vector types -- it's Richard Henderson's idea, not mine.  Maybe it
> will come back for vector modes that are indeed implemented by the target,
> maybe not, but people wanting to use generic vectors will have to move to the
> vector_size attribute.  The original patch had subject "... and deprecate
> __attribute__ ((mode (Vxxyy)))".  Maybe a bit cryptic, I admit.

:)

OK. Just checking.

Thanks.

-eric

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Eric Christopher <echristo@redhat.com>


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