[LLVMdev] IR Passes and TargetTransformInfo: Straw Man

Sean Silva chisophugis at gmail.com
Mon Jul 29 16:38:54 PDT 2013

On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 4:24 PM, Hal Finkel <hfinkel at anl.gov> wrote:
> Out of curiosity, has anyone tried to optimize the pass ordering in some
> (quasi-)automated way? Naively, a genetic algorithm seems like a perfect
> fit for this.

This is the closest I've seen:

However, it deals with a "toy" example. Doing something similar over an
entire benchmark suite would be interesting (and it may find non-obvious,
highly-profitable interactions between passes that we aren't currently

-- Sean Silva
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