[OG11][committed][PATCH 16/22] openacc: Warn about "independent" "kernels" loops with data-dependences

Frederik Harwath frederik@codesourcery.com
Wed Nov 17 16:03:24 GMT 2021


This commit concerns loops in OpenACC "kernels" region that have been marked
up with an explicit "independent" clause by the user, but for which Graphite
found data dependences.  A discussion on the private internal OpenACC mailing
list suggested that warning the user about the dependences woud be a more
acceptable solution than reverting the user's decision. This behavior is
implemented by the present commit.

gcc/ChangeLog:

        * common.opt: Add flag Wopenacc-false-independent.
        * omp-offload.c (oacc_loop_warn_if_false_independent): New function.
        (oacc_loop_fixed_partitions): Call from here.
---
 gcc/common.opt    |  5 +++++
 gcc/omp-offload.c | 49 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 54 insertions(+)

diff --git a/gcc/common.opt b/gcc/common.opt
index aa695e56dc48..4c38ed5cf9ab 100644
--- a/gcc/common.opt
+++ b/gcc/common.opt
@@ -838,6 +838,11 @@ Wtsan
 Common Var(warn_tsan) Init(1) Warning
 Warn about unsupported features in ThreadSanitizer.

+Wopenacc-false-independent
+Common Var(warn_openacc_false_independent) Init(1) Warning
+Warn in case a loop in an OpenACC \"kernels\" region has an \"independent\"
+clause but analysis shows that it has loop-carried dependences.
+
 Xassembler
 Driver Separate

diff --git a/gcc/omp-offload.c b/gcc/omp-offload.c
index 94a975a88660..b806e36ef515 100644
--- a/gcc/omp-offload.c
+++ b/gcc/omp-offload.c
@@ -2043,6 +2043,51 @@ oacc_loop_transform_auto_into_independent (oacc_loop *loop)
   return true;
 }

+/* Emit a warning if LOOP has an "independent" clause but Graphite's
+   analysis shows that it has data dependences. Note that we respect
+   the user's explicit decision to parallelize the loop but we
+   nevertheless warn that this decision could be wrong. */
+
+static void
+oacc_loop_warn_if_false_independent (oacc_loop *loop)
+{
+  if (!optimize)
+    return;
+
+  if (loop->routine)
+    return;
+
+  /* TODO Warn about "auto" & "independent" in "parallel" regions? */
+  if (!oacc_parallel_kernels_graphite_fun_p ())
+    return;
+
+  if (!(loop->flags & OLF_INDEPENDENT))
+    return;
+
+  bool analyzed = false;
+  bool can_be_parallel = oacc_loop_can_be_parallel_p (loop, analyzed);
+  loop_p cfg_loop = oacc_loop_get_cfg_loop (loop);
+
+  if (cfg_loop && cfg_loop->inner && !analyzed)
+    {
+      if (dump_enabled_p ())
+       {
+         const dump_user_location_t loc
+           = dump_user_location_t::from_location_t (loop->loc);
+         dump_printf_loc (MSG_MISSED_OPTIMIZATION, loc,
+                          "'independent' loop in 'kernels' region has not been "
+                          "analyzed (cf. 'graphite' "
+                          "dumps for more information).\n");
+       }
+      return;
+    }
+
+  if (!can_be_parallel)
+    warning_at (loop->loc, 0,
+                "loop has \"independent\" clause but data dependences were "
+                "found.");
+}
+
 /* Walk the OpenACC loop hierarchy checking and assigning the
    programmer-specified partitionings.  OUTER_MASK is the partitioning
    this loop is contained within.  Return mask of partitioning
@@ -2094,6 +2139,10 @@ oacc_loop_fixed_partitions (oacc_loop *loop, unsigned outer_mask)
            }
        }

+      /* TODO Is this flag needed? Perhaps use -Wopenacc-parallelism? */
+      if (warn_openacc_false_independent)
+        oacc_loop_warn_if_false_independent (loop);
+
       if (maybe_auto && (loop->flags & OLF_INDEPENDENT))
        {
          loop->flags |= OLF_AUTO;
--
2.33.0

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