[PATCH] Fix segfault in FRE during SCC value numbering

Jeff Law law@redhat.com
Wed Jan 15 18:46:00 GMT 2014

On 01/15/14 10:07, Teresa Johnson wrote:
> Handle NULL vdef for call in the case where we have a matching vnresult
> that has a vdef (it already handles the NULL vdef case when !vnresult). This
> can happen for promoted indirect calls if the fallback indirect call
> (which has a vdef) can be proven equivalent to the promoted direct call
> (which might not have a vdef).
> This occurred for a case where we had a promoted indirect call,
> where FRE determined that the promoted direct call and the fall-back indirect
> call were equivalent (since earlier it determined that the function pointer
> was always set to that target). The indirect call had been analyzed by
> visit_reference_op_call first, and had a VDEF. The direct call did not have a
> VDEF, presumably because it was a leaf function in the same module without any
> stores. But visit_reference_op_call unconditionally calls set_ssa_val_to when
> the previous vnresult had a vdef, leading to a seg fault in this case.
> If we had analyzed the direct call first the failure wouldn't have occurred
> since the !vnresult case guards the call to set_ssa_val_to with a check
> for a NULL vdef, and the subsequent handling of the indirect call would
> also not call set_ssa_val_to since vnresult would have had a null result_vdef.
> Bootstrapped and tested on x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu. Ok for trunk?
> 2014-01-15  Teresa Johnson  <tejohnson@google.com>
>          * tree-ssa-sccvn.c (visit_reference_op_call): Handle NULL vdef.
The patch is OK.  Given this was an ICE, do you have a reduced test we 
can add to the regression suite?  I realize that order of visiting in 
the SCC is important to trigger, but a regression test would still be 


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