[LLVMdev] PHI nodes

Orgoton Baberek arkangath at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 02:46:42 PDT 2010

Nick Lewycky <nicholas <at> mxc.ca> writes:

> Pedro Ferreira wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I am trying to write a LLVM backend for a school project using only
> > custom code (as with the CBackend) and I'm having difficulties
> > handling the PHI nodes from LLVM asm code. Is there any pass we can do
> > before my custom Module Pass to remove the PHI nodes?
> Try the Reg2Mem pass. http://llvm.org/docs/Passes.html#reg2mem
> Nick

Interesting, didn't know about that one. That node however introduces wierd
instructions on the code.
Although i think it might be easier if we could prevent the generation of such
nodes. Is there any specific option we can use?

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