[PATCH] Remove dead code.

Martin Liška mliska@suse.cz
Fri Nov 12 14:44:29 GMT 2021


On 11/12/21 15:41, H.J. Lu wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 12, 2021 at 6:27 AM Martin Liška <mliska@suse.cz> wrote:
>>
>> On 11/8/21 15:19, Jeff Law wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>> On 11/8/2021 2:59 AM, Jakub Jelinek via Gcc-patches wrote:
>>>> On Mon, Nov 08, 2021 at 09:45:39AM +0100, Martin Liška wrote:
>>>>> This fixes issue reported in the PR.
>>>>>
>>>>> Ready to be installed?
>>>> I'm not sure.  liboffloadmic is copied from upstream, so the right
>>>> thing if we want to do anything at all (if we don't remove it, nothing
>>>> bad happens, the condition is never true anyway, whether removed away
>>>> in the source or removed by the compiler) would be to let Intel fix it in
>>>> their source and update from that.
>>>> But I have no idea where it even lives upstream.
>>> I thought MIC as an architecture was dead, so it could well be the case that there isn't a viable upstream anymore for that code.
>>>
>>> jeff
>>
>> @H.J. ?
>>
> 
> We'd like to deprecate MIC offload in GCC 12.  We will remove all traces of
> MIC offload in GCC 13.

I see. So do you want the patch to be installed or not?

Cheers,
Martin

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