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Re: [Patch/ARM] Support v8.2 fp16 simd instructions
- From: Ramana Radhakrishnan <ramana dot gcc at googlemail dot com>
- To: Jiong Wang <jiong dot wang at foss dot arm dot com>
- Cc: "binutils at sourceware dot org" <binutils at sourceware dot org>
- Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:50:12 +0000
- Subject: Re: [Patch/ARM] Support v8.2 fp16 simd instructions
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- References: <56D7046C dot 5050209 at foss dot arm dot com>
On Wed, Mar 2, 2016 at 3:19 PM, Jiong Wang <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> This patch add support for new FP16 instructions introduced in ARMv8.2-a
> Since we have supported FP16 in GAS's infrastructure in scalar patch, the
> SIMD support is quite straightforward, we just need to enlarge related types
> include N_F16.
> Testcases added to make sure encoding for new instructions are correct under
> arm and thumb mode. This patch also contains rejection testcases to make
> sure new
> FP16 instructions rejected on architectures don't contains such feature.
> 2016-03-02 Jiong Wang <email@example.com>
> * config/tc-arm.c (N_S_32): New.
> (N_F_32): Likewise.
> (N_SUF_32): Support N_F16.
> (N_IF_32): Likewise.
> (neon_dyadic_misc): Likewise.
> (do_neon_cmp): Likewise.
> (do_neon_cmp_inv): Likewise.
> (do_neon_mul): Likewise.
> (do_neon_fcmp_absolute): Likewise.
> (do_neon_step): Likewise.
> (do_neon_abs_neg): Likewise.
> (CVT_FLAVOR_VAR): Likewise.
> (do_neon_cvt_1): Likewise.
> (do_neon_recip_est): Likewise.
> (do_vmaxnm): Likewise.
> (do_vrint_1): Likewise.
> (neon_check_type): Check architecture support for FP16
> (insns): Update comments.
> * arm-dis.c (neon_opcodes): Support new FP16 instructions.
> * gas/arm/armv8-2-fp16-simd.s: New test source.
> * gas/arm/armv8-2-fp16-simd.d: New testcase for arm mode.
> * gas/arm/armv8-2-fp16-simd-thumb.d: New testcase for thumb mode.
> * gas/arm/armv8-2-fp16-simd-warning.d: New rejection test for arm mode.
> * gas/arm/armv8-2-fp16-simd-warning-thumb.d: New rejection test for thumb
> * gas/arm/armv8-2-fp16-simd-warning.l: New expected rejection error file.