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Re: [lto] implement awful types_compatible_p hack
On Dec 23, 2007 7:55 PM, Toon Moene <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Kenneth Zadeck wrote:
> > I wrote:
> >> Ahhhhhh ... Does that mean I can start writing my GCC Summit 2008
> >> paper: "Link Time Optimization: What's in it for Fortran ?"
> >> Thanks for all the great work you're doing on this branch !
> > unfortunately no
> > we only do c at this point.
> > and just between you and me, none of this is going to really help
> > fortran unless you can get real high level array operations into gimple
> > and we solve carrying the language specific aliasing info into lto.
> Ah, but I still can theorize about what the Link Time Optimization
> *could* do for Fortran. That'd be the topic of my paper :-)
> How about "I do not agree with you about 'unless you can get real high
> level array operations into gimple '" ?
We hope to do something along this together with Sebastian (and hopefully
help from the FE people). See the proposal for middle-end array expressions.