On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 3:56 PM, Ulrich Weigand <uweig...@de.ibm.com> wrote:
> Ira Rosen posted a couple of vectorizer patches intended for 4.8:
> As she is no longer able to contribute to GCC, she has asked
> me to help push these upstream now that 4.8 is in stage 1.
> We've been carrying those patches for a while in our Linaro GCC
> builds for ARM, and they're showing significant improvements in
> certain embedded test cases.
> I've now retested both patches on i386-linux with no regressions;
> the PowerPC team has helped with retesting on powerpc64-linux
> with no regressions, and there are (as expected) no significant
> changes in PowerPC benchmark results either.
> OK to commit the two patches to mainline?
Who will be able to help with problems with those patches?
> Dr. Ulrich Weigand
> GNU Toolchain for Linux on System z and Cell BE