Patchwork tilegx: work around vector insn bug in gcc

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Submitter Henrik Grindal Bakken
Date Jan. 5, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
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Henrik Grindal Bakken - Jan. 5, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Chris Metcalf <> writes:

> Good point.  A bug was filed for this a year ago (78117) and I added a
> comment with my small use case, and pushed a tweak to the comment in
> sysdeps/tile/tilegx/string-endian.h referencing the bug.

That bug was filed by me, and is seemingly still open.  I got a patch
back in the day from Mellanox which solved the problem for us.  I
thought that bug was upstreamed to gcc, but apparently not.

The patch is attached.


commit 2486eee210176ac9bfd2e4bfcb4b18c32245d457
Author: Henrik Grindal Bakken <>
Date:   Tue Nov 22 16:36:34 2016 +0100

    combine: Patch from Mellanox for tilegx optimization bug
    This bug manifests itself by making strstr() fail its tests.  This fix
    is from Mellanox.

diff --git a/gcc/combine.c b/gcc/combine.c
index 75c6229..2ee30f1 100644
--- a/gcc/combine.c
+++ b/gcc/combine.c
@@ -7213,6 +7213,7 @@  expand_field_assignment (const_rtx x)
       else if (GET_CODE (SET_DEST (x)) == SUBREG
 	       /* We need SUBREGs to compute nonzero_bits properly.  */
 	       && nonzero_sign_valid
+	       && !VECTOR_MODE_P (GET_MODE (SET_DEST (x)))
 	       && (((GET_MODE_SIZE (GET_MODE (SET_DEST (x)))
 		     + (UNITS_PER_WORD - 1)) / UNITS_PER_WORD)
@@ -12790,6 +12791,7 @@  record_dead_and_set_regs_1 (rtx dest, const_rtx setter, void *data)
 	record_value_for_reg (dest, record_dead_insn, SET_SRC (setter));
       else if (GET_CODE (setter) == SET
 	       && GET_CODE (SET_DEST (setter)) == SUBREG
+	       && !VECTOR_MODE_P (GET_MODE (SET_DEST (setter)))
 	       && SUBREG_REG (SET_DEST (setter)) == dest
 	       && subreg_lowpart_p (SET_DEST (setter)))