Optimize streaming in of non-prevailing ipa-parm summaries

Richard Biener richard.guenther@gmail.com
Sun Dec 16 12:25:00 GMT 2018

On December 16, 2018 1:19:13 PM GMT+01:00, Jan Hubicka <hubicka@ucw.cz> wrote:
>> On December 15, 2018 10:17:43 PM GMT+01:00, Jan Hubicka
><hubicka@ucw.cz> wrote:
>> >Hi,
>> >this patch is motivated by finding that Firefox ipa summaries
>> >is fully dominated by streaming edge summaries that are not
>> >because they lead to external calls or are from comdat functions
>> >are unused.
>> >
>> >Reading them, populating hashes and later removing them at once
>> >streaming is finished increases memory use by about 1GB. This patch
>> >simply adds logic to notice such unnecesary summaries early and not
>> >put them to memory. This includes ADDR_EXPR that seems to be most
>> >common
>> >constant values and are easy to rebuild.
>> Don't you want to go the full way decomposing it to sym + offset? 
>Hmm, it may make sense - in stats ADDR_EXPR was most common compared to
>refs, but we have easy way to get sym+offset via
>and rebuild the tree, right?

For addresses should be get_addr_base_and_unit_offset and yes, we can rebuild the thing with & MEM [&sym + offset] 

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