ARM: minor DImode logical improvements
Fri Oct 22 03:17:00 GMT 1999
: It looks fine to me. However, could we hold off on this until we
: get the new ARM/Thumb back-end merged in; additions like this are
: good, but will make the merge more complicated unless they are
: applied to both.
Actually we are applying the changes to both back ends.
: Nick, Jeff,
: I think it might be worth creating a branch so that we can commit changes
: to the new code without having to put it on the mainline just yet (ie, do
: the same as for the x86). As things stand it is hard to generate patches
: for the new code because I don't really have a reference to work against.
I am willing to do this if you think that the new back end is not
ready for the mainstream yet. Ideally I would like to submit the new
back end right away and archive off the old back end, so that we do
not have any more dual maintainance to contend with.
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