[PATCH v2] ieee754/dbl-64: Reduce the scope of temporary storage variables

Vineet Gupta Vineet.Gupta1@synopsys.com
Thu Jun 4 19:08:38 GMT 2020


On 6/2/20 1:31 PM, Vineet Gupta via Libc-alpha wrote:
> On 6/2/20 11:16 AM, Joseph Myers wrote:
>> On Mon, 1 Jun 2020, Vineet Gupta via Libc-alpha wrote:
>>
>>> Also as suggested by Joseph [1] used --strip and compared the libs with
>>> and w/o patch and their sizes are exactly same (with gcc 9).
>>
>> My suggestion was to compare the *contents* of the libraries, not just 
>> their sizes.  Either they should be byte-for-byte identical, or if there 
>> are other differences (register allocation, line numbers in assertions, 
>> etc.) a more detailed investigation will be needed.
>>
> 
> Here's my diff of the 2 --strip builds
> 
> for i in `find . -name libm-2.31.9000.so`; do echo $i; diff $i
> /SCRATCH/vgupta/gnu2/install/glibcs/$i ; echo $?; done
> 
> ./aarch64-linux-gnu/lib64/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./arm-linux-gnueabi/lib/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./x86_64-linux-gnu/lib64/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./arm-linux-gnueabihf/lib/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./riscv64-linux-gnu-rv64imac-lp64/lib64/lp64/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./riscv64-linux-gnu-rv64imafdc-lp64/lib64/lp64/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./powerpc-linux-gnu/lib/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./microblaze-linux-gnu/lib/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./nios2-linux-gnu/lib/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./hppa-linux-gnu/lib/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0
> ./s390x-linux-gnu/lib64/libm-2.31.9000.so
> 0

Is this sufficient for comparison ?

-Vineet


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