[PATCH] combine: Handle aborts in is_parallel_of_n_reg_sets (PR68381)

Kyrill Tkachov kyrylo.tkachov@arm.com
Tue Nov 24 13:42:00 GMT 2015


On 24/11/15 06:37, Segher Boessenkool wrote:
> Some users of is_parallel_of_n_reg_sets disregard the clobbers in a
> parallel after it has returned "yes, this is a parallel of N sets and
> maybe some clobbers".  But combine uses a clobber of const0_rtx to
> indicate substitution failure, so this leads to disaster.
>
> Fix this by checking for such special clobbers in is_parallel_of_n_reg_sets.
>
> Tested on powerpc64-linux.  Also tested with Kyrill's testcase, manually
> inspected the generated asm and the combine dump file (with some extra
> instrumentation).  This testcase needs -O1 btw.
>
> The "performance problem" in the PR (same testcase, but with -O3) is
> a missed jump optimization: a pseudo is set (to 0) in one BB (and
> nowhere else), and then tested against 0 in another BB.  Nothing after
> combine seems to handle this.
>
> Applying this patch to trunk.  Kyrill, could you handle the testcase?
> Together with whatever you decide should be done for the -O3 problem.
> Thank you for tracking down this nastiness!

Sure, here's the testcase with the "-O" in the dg-options I had left out.
Applying to trunk.

For the performance issue I'll investigate a bit further.

Thanks,
Kyrill

2015-11-24  Kyrylo Tkachov  <kyrylo.tkachov@arm.com>

     PR rtl-optimization/68381
     * gcc.c-torture/execute/pr68381.c: New test.

>
> Segher
>
>
> 2015-11-24  Segher Boessenkool  <segher@kernel.crashing.org>
>
> 	PR rtl-optimization/68381
> 	* combine.c (is_parallel_of_n_reg_sets): Return false if the pattern
> 	is poisoned.
>
> ---
>   gcc/combine.c | 3 ++-
>   1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> diff --git a/gcc/combine.c b/gcc/combine.c
> index 2a66fd5..4958d3b 100644
> --- a/gcc/combine.c
> +++ b/gcc/combine.c
> @@ -2512,7 +2512,8 @@ is_parallel_of_n_reg_sets (rtx pat, int n)
>   	|| !REG_P (SET_DEST (XVECEXP (pat, 0, i))))
>         return false;
>     for ( ; i < len; i++)
> -    if (GET_CODE (XVECEXP (pat, 0, i)) != CLOBBER)
> +    if (GET_CODE (XVECEXP (pat, 0, i)) != CLOBBER
> +	|| XEXP (XVECEXP (pat, 0, i), 0) == const0_rtx)
>         return false;
>   
>     return true;

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