[LLVMdev] Enabling inlining
dalej at apple.com
Wed Sep 22 14:31:19 PDT 2010
On Sep 22, 2010, at 2:24 PMPDT, David Given wrote:
> On 22/09/10 18:07, Jim Grosbach wrote:
>> Are you running 'opt' on your bitcode or otherwise manually running those passes?
> Aha. After running opt I now have inlined (and much better) code.
> Previously I'd been using llc -O3 to do the optimisation.
> What's the different between opt -O3 and llc -O3, then?
They are different programs. opt transforms llvm IR to llvm IR, doing (largely) target independent optimizations along the way. llc transforms llvm IR to a .s or, for some targets, .o file, doing (largely) target dependent optimizations.
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