[LLVMdev] Floating-Point Overflow check

John McCall rjmccall at apple.com
Mon Jul 26 10:04:16 PDT 2010

On Jul 26, 2010, at 4:12 AM, Steffen Gei├činger wrote:
> i know that the result is infinte, but there are sill flags in the FPU which indicate that an overflow, underflow or div by zero occured.
> So isn't there an easy way to check if one of those flags is set?

I don't think so;  we probably don't select those instructions at all.  I'm not sure what the best way to select them would be, to be honest;  maybe a processor-specific intrinsic.  I'd suggest filing a bug.


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