no_new_pseudos

David Edelsohn dje@watson.ibm.com
Wed Jul 4 17:20:00 GMT 2007


>>>>> Richard Sandiford writes:

Richard> So which of (1) and (2) from my message do think is best?  Replace backend
Richard> uses with "reload_completed" when doing so is safe, or consistently replace
Richard> it with "reload_in_progress || reload_completed" throughout the backends?

Richard,

	I think the proposal is to get the semantics right first and then
fix the syntax, not just leave the long, cumbersome flag.

	Creating a macro or alias could lead to confusion and creates an
opportunity for divergence.

	Once this initial find-and-replace substitution is done, I am sure
that we all will be able to agree on way to rationalize the flags, but we
do not need to make all of the changes simultaneously.

David



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