[cfe-dev] [llvm-dev] Proposal: pull benchmark library to the LLVM main repository

Dominic Hamon via cfe-dev cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org
Sun Jul 29 01:46:12 PDT 2018

If you need any help integrating with lit, or any changes made to
benchmark, please let me know.

On Sun, 29 Jul 2018, 00:34 Chandler Carruth via cfe-dev, <
cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:

> I'm happy to have this in the main LLVM repositiory.
> The version in the test suite should likely stay there because the test
> suite should be buildable w/o LLVM itself -- it is largely a distinct
> thing. We re-use lit, but not much else from LLVM, and we wouldn't want to
> install the benchmark library the way we do lit.
> One interesting point: we should have some way of running the in-tree
> benchmarks, likely with lit, much like we currently allow running unittests
> with lit. May be something you want to think about.
> On Sat, Jul 28, 2018 at 4:04 PM Dean Michael Berris via cfe-dev <
> cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
>> I’m a huge fan of having more benchmarks, and support this proposal.
>> On Sat, 28 Jul 2018 at 2:16 am, Kirill Bobyrev via llvm-dev <
>> llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
>>> As a part of upcoming new Clangd symbol index implementation, we would
>>> like to start support benchmarks of different Clangd pieces, such as index
>>> queries and code completion.
>>> There are already two projects in the LLVM tree using google/benchmark
>>> library while keeping its source code in-tree: libcxx
>>> (libcxx/utils/google-benchmark) and test-suite
>>> (test-suite/MicroBenchmarks/libs/benchmark-1.3.0). Storing another copy of
>>> benchmark library sources in clang-tools-extra would be unreasonable. We
>>> already have google test library in LLVM tree
>>> (llvm/utils/unittest/googletest) and it is used across all other
>>> subprojects, which looks to be very similar to the benchmark library in
>>> terms of reusing it across the projects. I would like to know if putting
>>> benchmark library along with googletest would be the best option. At the
>>> same time, benchmark library could be updated to the newer version (1.4.1)
>>> in the process of pulling it to the main LLVM repository.
>>> It would be great to get feedback on whether this proposal looks
>>> reasonable to the LLVM Community and having benchmark in the llvm/
>>> repository would be the best solution to the described problem.
>>> Kind regards,
>>> Kirill Bobyrev
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