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Re: [Qemu-devel] Arm emulation tweak

From: Jamie Lokier
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] Arm emulation tweak
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2009 17:14:24 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.13 (2006-08-11)

Nigel Horne wrote:
> This small patch reduces (on my machine) the call to new_tmp by 16 
> bytes, which may not sound much, but it's called so often that it makes 
> a nice speed up of Arm emulation:

>      if (GET_TCGV_I32(temps[num_temps]))
>        return temps[num_temps++];
> !     tmp = tcg_temp_new_i32();
> !     temps[num_temps++] = tmp;
> !     return tmp;
>  }


>      if (GET_TCGV_I32(temps[num_temps]))
>        return temps[num_temps++];
> !     return temps[num_temps++] = tcg_temp_new_i32();
>  }

That's pretty tragic if GCC fails to compile them to identical code,
assuming you had optimisation turned on.

Have you tried building with -Os, -O2 etc. to see if that makes a

Which GCC version are you using?

-- Jamie

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