[PATCH][combine] PR rtl-optimization/68381: Only restrict pure simplification in mult-extend subst case, allow other substitutions

Segher Boessenkool segher@kernel.crashing.org
Tue Nov 24 00:40:00 GMT 2015

On Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 03:20:22PM +0000, Kyrill Tkachov wrote:
> Hmmm, so the answer to that is a bit further down the validate_replacement: 
> path.
> It's the code after the big comment:
>   /* See if this is a PARALLEL of two SETs where one SET's destination is
>      a register that is unused and this isn't marked as an instruction that
>      might trap in an EH region.  In that case, we just need the other SET.
>      We prefer this over the PARALLEL.
>      This can occur when simplifying a divmod insn.  We *must* test for this
>      case here because the code below that splits two independent SETs 
>      doesn't
>      handle this case correctly when it updates the register status.
>      It's pointless doing this if we originally had two sets, one from
>      i3, and one from i2.  Combining then splitting the parallel results
>      in the original i2 again plus an invalid insn (which we delete).
>      The net effect is only to move instructions around, which makes
>      debug info less accurate.  */
> The code extracts all the valid sets inside the PARALLEL and calls 
> recog_for_combine on them
> individually, ignoring the clobber.

Before I made this use is_parallel_of_n_reg_sets the code used to test
if it is a parallel of two sets, and no clobbers allowed.  So it would
never allow a clobber of zero.  But now it does.  I'll fix this in

Thanks for finding the problem!


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