review (S) for 6968348: Byteswapped memory access can point to wrong location after JIT
vladimir.kozlov at oracle.com
Wed Sep 29 19:28:12 PDT 2010
On 9/29/10 6:25 PM, Tom Rodriguez wrote:
> 6968348: Byteswapped memory access can point to wrong location after JIT
> x86_64.ad has match rules for (Store (ReverseBytes val)) but the
> definition is buggy since the val can be used in address of the store.
> It also doesn't record that it changes the input value. The fix is to
> simply remove these rules since they are no better than what we'd get
> otherwise. x86_32.ad doesn't have these rules. sparc.ad does but it
> can generate better code for these forms because it can use the byte
> swapped ASI and doesn't have to modify the register before storing it.
> Tested with new test case.
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