Closed Bug 891208 Opened 8 years ago Closed 4 months ago

Odinmonkey: (ARM) consider dedicating a floating point register to hold the value zero.

Categories

(Core :: Javascript: WebAssembly, enhancement, P5)

ARM
All
enhancement

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RESOLVED WONTFIX

People

(Reporter: dougc, Unassigned)

References

Details

From an IRC discussion, mjrosenb suggested dedicating a floating point register to hold the value zero.  Further it was suggested to use double float register in the range d8 to d15 as these are preserved across native ABI calls.  d15 current holds NaN.
Assignee: general → nobody
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Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → INACTIVE
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: INACTIVE → ---
Component: JavaScript Engine → Javascript: WebAssembly

Maybe an idea for Cranelift.

Priority: -- → P5

ARM micro-optimization - we won't do it.

Status: REOPENED → RESOLVED
Closed: 3 years ago4 months ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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