[aarch64-port-dev ] Remove cmp(reg, imm) altogether?

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Thu May 24 08:35:03 UTC 2018

I'm thinking of removing cmp(reg, imm) altogether.  It's horribly error-
prone and has resulted in several cycles of bug reports.  Anyone who really
is sure that their immediate will fit can use subs(zr, reg, imm).

What do you think?

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <https://www.redhat.com>
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