Go patch committed: add -fgo-optimize-allocs option

Ian Lance Taylor iant@golang.org
Thu Aug 4 00:11:00 GMT 2016


This patch to the Go frontend, by Chris Manghane, adds the
-fgo-optimize-allocs option.  This turns on escape analysis.  However,
escape analysis is still not turned on by default.  Bootstrapped and
ran Go testsuite on x86_64-pc-linux-gnu.  Committed to mainline.

Ian
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Index: gcc/go/gofrontend/MERGE
===================================================================
--- gcc/go/gofrontend/MERGE	(revision 239100)
+++ gcc/go/gofrontend/MERGE	(working copy)
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-3096ac81185edacbf800783f0f803d1c419dccdd
+4ba387176e8a826dd5dd6cad4caa2f93434d0b14
 
 The first line of this file holds the git revision number of the last
 merge done from the gofrontend repository.
Index: gcc/go/gofrontend/escape.cc
===================================================================
--- gcc/go/gofrontend/escape.cc	(revision 239002)
+++ gcc/go/gofrontend/escape.cc	(working copy)
@@ -14,6 +14,7 @@
 #include "statements.h"
 #include "escape.h"
 #include "ast-dump.h"
+#include "go-optimize.h"
 
 // class Node.
 
@@ -678,11 +679,19 @@ Escape_note::parse_tag(std::string* tag)
   return encoding;
 }
 
+
+// The -fgo-optimize-alloc flag activates this escape analysis.
+
+Go_optimize optimize_allocation_flag("allocs");
+
 // Analyze the program flow for escape information.
 
 void
 Gogo::analyze_escape()
 {
+  if (!optimize_allocation_flag.is_enabled() || saw_errors())
+    return;
+
   // Discover strongly connected groups of functions to analyze for escape
   // information in this package.
   this->discover_analysis_sets();
Index: gcc/go/gofrontend/go.cc
===================================================================
--- gcc/go/gofrontend/go.cc	(revision 239002)
+++ gcc/go/gofrontend/go.cc	(working copy)
@@ -112,6 +112,8 @@ go_parse_input_files(const char** filena
   if (only_check_syntax)
     return;
 
+  ::gogo->analyze_escape();
+
   // Export global identifiers as appropriate.
   ::gogo->do_exports();
 


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