xfail two ia64 tests

Janis Johnson janis187@us.ibm.com
Fri Mar 1 11:27:00 GMT 2002


On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 10:42:01AM -0800, Richard Henderson wrote:
> The comments should be descriptive enough.
> + # The problem on IA-64 is that the assembler emits
> + #
> + # Warning: Additional NOP may be necessary to workaround Itanium
> + # processor A/B step errata
> + #
> + # This can be fixed by adding "-mb-step" to the command line, which
> + # does in fact add the extra nop, if someone can tell me how to do
> + # that for a c-torture compile test.

I got assembler warnings on a lot of tests on ia64 until I added
RUNTESTFLAGS="--tool_opts '-Wa,--no-warn'" to my invocation of make check.
Would it make sense to use -mb-step generally instead?  I think that some
of the warnings were for different things.

Janis



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