[PATCH, PR 49089] Don't split AVX256 unaligned loads by default on bdver1 and generic

Fang, Changpeng Changpeng.Fang@amd.com
Tue Jun 14 01:32:00 GMT 2011


Hi,

The patch ( http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2011-02/txt00059.txt ) which introduces splitting avx256 unaligned loads. 
However, we found that it causes significant regressions for cpu2006 ( http://gcc.gnu.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=49089 ).

In this work, we introduce a tune option that sets splitting unaligned loads default only for such CPUs that such splitting
is beneficial.

The patch passed bootstrapping and regression tests on x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu system.

Is it OK to commit?

Thanks,

Changpeng 
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