final i386.floating.record.patch

Hui Zhu teawater@gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 07:55:00 GMT 2009


Hi guys,

I try this patch in cvs-head with testsuite.  Everything is OK.

So ...

Thanks,
Hui

On Sat, Aug 22, 2009 at 00:30, paawan oza <paawan1982@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hu Hui,
> please find the ChageLog and floating point patch attached as you suggested.
> Sorry for not pasting it in email-body becasue of space and tabs issues.
> Do we need to update wiki?
> Regards,
> Oza.
>
> --- On Wed, 8/19/09, Hui Zhu <teawater@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> From: Hui Zhu <teawater@gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: final i386.floating.record.patch
>> To: "paawan oza" <paawan1982@yahoo.com>
>> Cc: "Michael Snyder" <msnyder@vmware.com>, "gdb-patches@sourceware.org" <gdb-patches@sourceware.org>, "Mark Kettenis" <mark.kettenis@xs4all.nl>
>> Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2009, 7:47 AM
>> Oops, this is not the bug in fp
>> patch.  Sorry for it.
>>
>> After patch http://sourceware.org/ml/gdb-patches/2009-08/msg00272.html
>>
>> Everything is OK.
>>
>> I post a new patch that remove space in the tail.
>> I think you need write a changelog.  You can get a
>> example from
>> src/ChangeLog.  Please Let each line doesn't bigger
>> than 72.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Hui
>>
>> On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 09:13, Hui Zhu<teawater@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Could you try cvs-head?
>> >
>> > On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 21:48, paawan oza<paawan1982@yahoo.com>
>> wrote:
>> >> Hi,
>> >>
>> >> Another analysis and observation is:
>> >>
>> >> I used gdb-6.8.50.20090803 and everything seemed
>> okay.
>> >> Hui used gdb-6.8.50.20090817 and patch was still
>> the same and gdb threw these error.
>> >> was there any thing major changed in gdb ?
>> >>
>> >> and gdb throws error in
>> >> ../../src/gdb/utils.c:1200:
>> >>
>> >> which looks like somebody has allocated memory too
>> much or something has gone wrong in error checking.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> the floating-point-patch is still the same, if it
>> works fine with gdb-6.8.50.20090803, it is high unlikely
>> that why should it throw memory allocation error with
>> gdb-6.8.50.20090817 (unless system is dangerously low in
>> virtual memory, swap space is full).
>> >>
>> >> Regards,
>> >> Oza.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --- On Mon, 8/17/09, paawan oza <paawan1982@yahoo.com>
>> wrote:
>> >>
>> >>> From: paawan oza <paawan1982@yahoo.com>
>> >>> Subject: Re: final i386.floating.record.patch
>> >>> To: "Michael Snyder" <msnyder@vmware.com>,
>> "Hui Zhu" <teawater@gmail.com>
>> >>> Cc: "gdb-patches@sourceware.org"
>> <gdb-patches@sourceware.org>,
>> "Mark Kettenis" <mark.kettenis@xs4all.nl>
>> >>> Date: Monday, August 17, 2009, 9:40 PM
>> >>> Hi Hui,
>> >>>
>> >>> I test the same and it seems working fine.
>> Another thing I
>> >>> observe is, vertual memory is low problem and
>> may be gdb's
>> >>> virtual address space gets exhausted or any
>> other limit!
>> >>> highly unlikely though.
>> >>>
>> >>> please see the atached log.
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> linux-p94d:/home/oza/mk_patch/take_diff/gdb_current/gdb-6.8.50.20090803/gdb
>> >>> # ./gdb ./test_floats
>> >>> GNU gdb (GDB) 6.8.50.20090803
>> >>> Copyright (C) 2009 Free Software Foundation,
>> Inc.
>> >>> License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later
>> <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
>> >>> This is free software: you are free to change
>> and
>> >>> redistribute it.
>> >>> There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted
>> by law.
>> >>> Type "show copying"
>> >>> and "show warranty" for details.
>> >>> This GDB was configured as
>> "i686-pc-linux-gnu".
>> >>> For bug reporting instructions, please see:
>> >>> <http://www.gnu.org/software/gdb/bugs/>...
>> >>> Setting up the environment for debugging gdb.
>> >>> Function "internal_error" not defined.
>> >>> Make breakpoint pending on future shared
>> library load? (y
>> >>> or [n]) [answered N; input not from terminal]
>> >>> Function "info_command" not defined.
>> >>> Make breakpoint pending on future shared
>> library load? (y
>> >>> or [n]) [answered N; input not from terminal]
>> >>>
>> /home/oza/mk_patch/take_diff/gdb_current/gdb-6.8.50.20090803/gdb/.gdbinit:8:
>> >>> Error in sourced command file:
>> >>> No breakpoint number 0.
>> >>> (gdb) start
>> >>> Temporary breakpoint 1 at 0x8048c94: file
>> ./test_floats.c,
>> >>> line 196.
>> >>> Starting program:
>> >>>
>> /home/oza/mk_patch/take_diff/gdb_current/gdb-6.8.50.20090803/gdb/test_floats
>> >>>
>> >>> Temporary breakpoint 1, main () at
>> ./test_floats.c:196
>> >>> 196         init_floats();
>> >>> (gdb) record
>> >>> (gdb) c
>> >>> Continuing.
>> >>> result is 369.438751
>> >>> result is 10.320001
>> >>> result is 23.008301
>> >>> result is 0.000000
>> >>> result is 10.450000
>> >>> result is 10.776012
>> >>> result is 495830.968750
>> >>> result is -181.778748
>> >>> result is 12.525923
>> >>> result is 2.195619
>> >>> result is 5.055601
>> >>> result is inf
>> >>> result is inf
>> >>> result is -0.988032
>> >>> result is 0.154251
>> >>> result is -6.405331
>> >>> result is 1.537475
>> >>> The next instruction is syscall exit_group.
>> It will
>> >>> make the program exit.  Do you want to stop
>> the
>> >>> program?([y] or n) y
>> >>> Process record: inferior program stopped.
>> >>>
>> >>> Program received signal SIGTRAP,
>> Trace/breakpoint trap.
>> >>> 0xffffe405 in __kernel_vsyscall ()
>> >>> (gdb)
>> >>>
>> >>> Regards,
>> >>> Oza.
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> --- On Mon, 8/17/09, Hui Zhu <teawater@gmail.com>
>> >>> wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>> > From: Hui Zhu <teawater@gmail.com>
>> >>> > Subject: Re: final
>> i386.floating.record.patch
>> >>> > To: "Michael Snyder" <msnyder@vmware.com>
>> >>> > Cc: "paawan oza" <paawan1982@yahoo.com>,
>> >>> "gdb-patches@sourceware.org"
>> >>> <gdb-patches@sourceware.org>,
>> >>> "Mark Kettenis" <mark.kettenis@xs4all.nl>
>> >>> > Date: Monday, August 17, 2009, 12:06 PM
>> >>> > Get some error with this patch.
>> >>> > cat fp.c
>> >>> > #include <stdio.h>
>> >>> > #include <math.h>
>> >>> > #include <stdlib.h>
>> >>> >
>> >>> > /* the test intends to test following
>> insns.
>> >>> > flds faddp fstps fstpl fldl fxch fabs
>> fdivrp fmulp
>> >>> fsubrp
>> >>> > fucomp fnstsw fsqrt
>> >>> > fchs f2xm1 fyl2x fxtract fprem1 fld
>> fdecstp fld1
>> >>> fldl2t
>> >>> > fldl2e FLDPI
>> >>> > FLDLG2 FLDLN2
>> >>> > FLDZ fincstp ffree fptan fpatan fincstp
>> fsincos
>> >>> frndint
>> >>> > fscale fsin fcos fcmovb
>> >>> > fcmovbe fcmove fcmovu fcmovnb fcmovnbe
>> fsave frstor
>> >>> fstsw
>> >>> > */
>> >>> >
>> >>> > float no1,no2,no3,no4,no5,no6,no7;
>> >>> > double x = 100.345, y = 25.7789;
>> >>> > long double ldx =
>> 88888888888888888888.88, ldy =
>> >>> > 9999999999999999999.99;
>> >>> > float result,resultd,resultld;
>> >>> > float *float_memory;
>> >>> >
>> >>> > /* initialization of floats */
>> >>> > void init_floats()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >  no1 = 10.45;
>> >>> >  no2 = 20.77;
>> >>> >  no3 = 156.89874646;
>> >>> >  no4 = 14.56;
>> >>> >  no5 = 11.11;
>> >>> >  no6 = 66.77;
>> >>> >  no7 = 88.88;
>> >>> >  float_memory = malloc(sizeof(float) *
>> 4);
>> >>> >  *float_memory = 256.256;
>> >>> >  *(float_memory + 1) = 356.356;
>> >>> >  *(float_memory + 2) = 456.456;
>> >>> >  *(float_memory + 3) = 556.556;
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > /* marks FPU stack as empty */
>> >>> > void empty_fpu_stack()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >  asm ("ffree %st(1) \n\t"
>> >>> >       "ffree %st(2) \n\t"
>> >>> >       "ffree %st(3) \n\t"
>> >>> >       "ffree %st(4) \n\t"
>> >>> >       "ffree %st(5) \n\t"
>> >>> >       "ffree %st(6) \n\t"
>> >>> >       "ffree %st(7)");
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > /* tests floating point arithmatic */
>> >>> > void test_arith_floats()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >  result = no1 + no2 + no3 + no4 + no5 +
>> no6 +
>> >>> no7;
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = fmodf(no2,no1);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  resultd = fmod(x,y);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",resultd);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  resultld = fmodl(ldy,ldy);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",resultld);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = fabsf(no1);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = no3 / no4;
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = no1 * no2 * no3 * no4;
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = no1 - no2 - no3 - no4;
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fchs");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  /* test for f2xm1 */
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("f2xm1");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fyl2x");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fxtract");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fprem1");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  /* decrement fpu stack pointer only
>> status
>> >>> register should
>> >>> > get affected */
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  empty_fpu_stack();
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld1");
>> >>> >  asm ("fldl2t");
>> >>> >  asm ("fldl2e");
>> >>> >  asm ("fldpi");
>> >>> >  asm ("fldlg2");
>> >>> >  asm ("fldln2");
>> >>> >  asm ("fldz");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  empty_fpu_stack();
>> >>> >  /* finishing emptying the stack */
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = sqrt(no3);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > void test_log_exp_floats()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >  result = log10(no3);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = log(no3);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = exp10(no3);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = exp(no3);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > void test_trigo_floats()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >  result = sin(30);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = cos(30);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = tan(30);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  result = atan(30);
>> >>> >  printf("result is %f\n",result);
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fptan");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  /* changes st1 and popping register
>> stack */
>> >>> >  asm ("fpatan");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm("fincstp");
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fsincos");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("frndint");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" :
>> :"m"(*(float_memory+1)));
>> >>> >  asm ("fscale");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  empty_fpu_stack();
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fsin");
>> >>> >  asm ("fcos");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  /* currently we assume condition likely
>> and
>> >>> always record
>> >>> > the registers
>> >>> >  code could be optimized only if the
>> flag is set
>> >>> then
>> >>> > record */
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" : :"m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fld %0" :
>> :"m"(*(float_memory+1)));
>> >>> >  asm ("fcmovb %st(1), %st");
>> >>> >  asm ("fcmovbe %st(1), %st");
>> >>> >  asm ("fcmove %st(1), %st");
>> >>> >  asm ("fcmovu %st(1), %st");
>> >>> >  asm ("fcmovnb %st(1), %st");
>> >>> >  asm ("fcmovnbe %st(1), %st");
>> >>> >
>> >>> >  empty_fpu_stack();
>> >>> >  /* finished emtyping the stack */
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > void test_compare_floats()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >    ldy = 88888888888888888888.88;
>> >>> >    if (ldx == ldy)
>> >>> >      ldy =
>> >>> > 7777777777777777777777777777.777;
>> >>> >    else
>> >>> >      ldy =
>> >>> > 666666666666666666666666666.666;
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > /* test loading and saving of FPU
>> environment */
>> >>> > void test_fpu_env()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >  asm ("fsave %0" : "=m"(*float_memory) :
>> );
>> >>> >  asm ("frstor %0" : :
>> "m"(*float_memory));
>> >>> >  asm ("fstsw %ax");
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> > int main()
>> >>> > {
>> >>> >    init_floats();
>> >>> >    test_arith_floats();
>> >>> >    test_log_exp_floats();
>> >>> >    test_trigo_floats();
>> >>> >    test_compare_floats();
>> >>> >    test_fpu_env();
>> >>> > }
>> >>> >
>> >>> >
>> >>> >
>> >>> > ./gdb ./a.out
>> >>> > GNU gdb (GDB) 6.8.50.20090817-cvs
>> >>> > Copyright (C) 2009 Free Software
>> Foundation, Inc.
>> >>> > License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or
>> later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
>> >>> > This is free software: you are free to
>> change and
>> >>> > redistribute it.
>> >>> > There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent
>> permitted by
>> >>> law.
>> >>> > Type "show copying"
>> >>> > and "show warranty" for details.
>> >>> > This GDB was configured as
>> "i686-pc-linux-gnu".
>> >>> > For bug reporting instructions, please
>> see:
>> >>> > <http://www.gnu.org/software/gdb/bugs/>...
>> >>> > Setting up the environment for debugging
>> gdb.
>> >>> > Function "internal_error" not defined.
>> >>> > Make breakpoint pending on future shared
>> library load?
>> >>> (y
>> >>> > or [n])
>> >>> > [answered N; input not from terminal]
>> >>> > Function "info_command" not defined.
>> >>> > Make breakpoint pending on future shared
>> library load?
>> >>> (y
>> >>> > or [n])
>> >>> > [answered N; input not from terminal]
>> >>> > /home/teawater/gdb/bgdbno/gdb/.gdbinit:8:
>> Error in
>> >>> sourced
>> >>> > command file:
>> >>> > No breakpoint number 0.
>> >>> > (gdb) start
>> >>> > During symbol reading, DW_AT_name missing
>> from
>> >>> > DW_TAG_base_type.
>> >>> > Temporary breakpoint 1 at 0x8048c74: file
>> fp.c, line
>> >>> 196.
>> >>> > Starting program:
>> /home/teawater/gdb/bgdbno/gdb/a.out
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Temporary breakpoint 1, main () at
>> fp.c:196
>> >>> > 196       init_floats();
>> >>> > (gdb) record
>> >>> > (gdb) c
>> >>> > Continuing.
>> >>> > ../../src/gdb/utils.c:1200:
>> internal-error: virtual
>> >>> memory
>> >>> > exhausted.
>> >>> > A problem internal to GDB has been
>> detected,
>> >>> > further debugging may prove unreliable.
>> >>> > Quit this debugging session? (y or n) n
>> >>> > ../../src/gdb/utils.c:1200:
>> internal-error: virtual
>> >>> memory
>> >>> > exhausted.
>> >>> > A problem internal to GDB has been
>> detected,
>> >>> > further debugging may prove unreliable.
>> >>> > Create a core file of GDB? (y or n) n
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Program received signal SIGTRAP,
>> Trace/breakpoint
>> >>> trap.
>> >>> > 0xb7eba9bc in memcpy () from
>> >>> /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6
>> >>> > (gdb) quit
>> >>> > A debugging session is active.
>> >>> >
>> >>> >     Inferior 1 [process 15657] will
>> be
>> >>> > killed.
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Quit anyway? (y or n) y
>> >>> >
>> >>> >
>> >>> > Thanks,
>> >>> > Hui
>> >>> >
>> >>> > On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 05:16, Michael
>> Snyder<msnyder@vmware.com>
>> >>> > wrote:
>> >>> > > paawan oza wrote:
>> >>> > >>
>> >>> > >> Hi Hui & Michael,
>> >>> > >> Now we revert status registers
>> also.
>> >>> > >> please find the patch attached.
>> >>> > >> I am sorry, if I am not pasting
>> the patch in
>> >>> > email-body due to tabs&spaces
>> >>> > >> problem faced by Michael last
>> time.
>> >>> > >> Regards,
>> >>> > >> Oza.
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Looking good!
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > There were some conflicts between
>> your changes
>> >>> and a
>> >>> > check-in that
>> >>> > > happened after your submission  --
>>  I've taken
>> >>> the
>> >>> > liberty of merging
>> >>> > > your changes with the cvs head,
>> fixing up the
>> >>> > conflicts.  Hope you
>> >>> > > don't mind  --  merged patch
>> attached.
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > I'll review your tests next.
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Can you write up a change log entry
>> for this
>> >>> patch?
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Hui, Mark, any more comments?
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > > Cheers,
>> >>> > > Michael
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > >
>> >>> > >
>> >>> >
>> >>>
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