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Re: [dataflow] remove try_auto_increment from regmove
Steven Bosscher wrote:
> On 11/5/06, Kenneth Zadeck <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I have no problem with this patch. I would like to see it go in.
>> However, the ppc only has pre* auto insns and the x86 has none.
> But iiuyc, ARM does?
>> You need to test this on a machine that has post* auto insns like the
>> arm or the ia-64. Unfortunately we do not have these ports working
>> yet. If you want to track down some bugs on these ports, we would be
>> happy for the help.
> Today I successfully built&tested an ARM compiler with the dataflow
> branch, see http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-testresults/2006-11/msg00428.html
> I also compared some assembler output (~440000 lines, preprocessed GCC
> 3.1) with and without Paolo's patch.There were no assembler
> differences. A more thorough check ought to be performed but the
> result is very promissing IMO.
your 89 arm failures compared to the mainline are the reason that I
still want to hold off.
Seongbae found a bug in the post decrement code today that I sent him a
private patch for and he is moving to the next ia-64 bug even as we speak.
I expect that he will post a progress report patch sometime soon with
the several ia-64 fixes he has made and then we can retest the arm.
However, I admit that these results are promising. I just think that we
should wait until we can test this clean.