[LLVMdev] Hit a snag while attempting to write a backend - any advice?

Tim Northover t.p.northover at gmail.com
Thu Mar 21 06:54:46 PDT 2013

Hi Lee,

>  Massive thanks, I've been staring at this problem for so long I was beginning to go a little stir crazy.

No worries. I know how annoying it can be trying to fix these
problems. "isBarrier" is the one that usually got me.

>  Out of interest is there a good explanation of the various isterminator etc flags anywhere?

The best I know of is include/llvm/Target/Target.td, which contains a
one-line description of each of these flags. Unfortunately it's often
still a little ambiguous, or depends on detailed knowledge of LLVM's


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