Re: Posible bug in gcc

From: Erik Mouw (J.A.K.Mouw@ITS.TUDelft.NL)
Date: Tue Feb 27 2001 - 05:56:50 EST

On Mon, Feb 26, 2001 at 11:30:13PM +0100, J . A . Magallon wrote:
> On 02.26 David wrote:
> > I think I heve found a bug in gcc. I have tried both egcs 1.1.2 (gcc
> > 2.91.66) and gcc 2.95.2 versions.
> gcc2.95.2 is sane in irix6.2, irix6.5 and solaris7sparc.
> The optimizer is not in the common front-end ?

Yes and no. There is some common code in the optimiser, but each target
has its own optimisation tricks for which the code is not shared with
other targets.


J.A.K. (Erik) Mouw, Information and Communication Theory Group, Department
of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Information Technology and Systems,
Delft University of Technology, PO BOX 5031,  2600 GA Delft, The Netherlands
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