[LLVMdev] Some positive feedback :)

Chris Lattner sabre at nondot.org
Wed Apr 30 21:48:09 PDT 2008

On Apr 30, 2008, at 9:42 PM, Talin wrote:
> I continue to be pleasantly surprised at how well LLVM works. Working
> with it is certainly a treat.

> After making a few tweaks to my code generator, it passed all of the
> tests...which was surprising enough. But then I turned on optimization
> -- and lo and behold, it converted every one of those asserts to  
> "assert(1)", and completely eliminated everything else! If it had been
> able to inline the asserts (which I am still working on), it would  
> have
> eliminated the body of main entirely.
> Now that's the kind of optimization I like to see :)



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