[PATCH 9f] Add a way for the C frontend to compile __RTL-tagged functions

Jeff Law law@redhat.com
Mon Jan 16 21:55:00 GMT 2017

On 01/09/2017 07:38 PM, David Malcolm wrote:
> The backend is full of singleton state, so we have to compile
> __RTL-functions as soon as we parse them.  This means that the
> C frontend needs to invoke the backed.
> This patch adds the support needed.
> Normally this would be a no-no, and including rtl headers is
> blocked by this within system.h:
>  /* Front ends should never have to include middle-end headers.  Enforce
>     this by poisoning the header double-include protection defines.  */
>  #endif
> Hence the patch puts the decl into a new header (run-rtl-passes.h)
> that's accessible to the C frontend without exposing any RTL
> internals.  (If adding a header for just this decl is overkill, is
> there a better place to put the decl?)
> gcc/ChangeLog:
> 	* Makefile.in (OBJS): Add run-rtl-passes.o.
> 	* pass_manager.h (gcc::pass_manager::get_rest_of_compilation): New
> 	accessor.
> 	(gcc::pass_manager::get_clean_slate): New accessor.
> 	* run-rtl-passes.c: New file.
> 	* run-rtl-passes.h: New file.
It feels like this is dependent upon something that I haven't seen?!? 
Where is get_rest_of_compilation used?  Where is pass_clean_state_1?


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