[LLVMdev] Goog test-cases for a new register allocator
sabre at nondot.org
Wed Apr 2 19:58:24 PDT 2008
On Apr 2, 2008, at 4:47 PM, David Greene wrote:
>> I think these requirements are not specific for my allocator only,
>> are important for checking any register allocator. May be someone
>> (Fernando? David? Evan?) who was working on register allocators has
>> found a good set of examples covering some of the topics? Or may be
>> someone knows good examples due to the fact that current register
>> allocators perform too bad on it? ;-)
> I've found the NAS Parallel Benchmarks to be quite a good workout:
> They are medium-sized benchmarks, so substantial without being totally
> overwhelming. They manifest pretty much all of your points above.
> basic linear scan algorithm seems to do fairly well on them so it
> for a good comparison.
> I use version 2.3, the serial flavor (yes, I understand the
> irony :) ).
Could these be added to llvm-test?
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