Commit ca883591 authored by Simon Peyton Jones's avatar Simon Peyton Jones
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Remove stale, commented-out code about heap checks

parent b4fbdcec
......@@ -594,86 +594,3 @@ do_checks mb_stk_hwm checkYield mb_alloc_lit do_gc = do
-- stack check succeeds. Otherwise we might end up
-- with slop at the end of the current block, which can
-- confuse the LDV profiler.
{-
{- Unboxed tuple alternatives and let-no-escapes (the two most annoying
constructs to generate code for!) For unboxed tuple returns, there
are an arbitrary number of possibly unboxed return values, some of
which will be in registers, and the others will be on the stack. We
always organise the stack-resident fields into pointers &
non-pointers, and pass the number of each to the heap check code. -}
unbxTupleHeapCheck
:: [(Id, GlobalReg)] -- Live registers
-> WordOff -- no. of stack slots containing ptrs
-> WordOff -- no. of stack slots containing nonptrs
-> CmmAGraph -- code to insert in the failure path
-> FCode ()
-> FCode ()
unbxTupleHeapCheck regs ptrs nptrs fail_code code
-- We can't manage more than 255 pointers/non-pointers
-- in a generic heap check.
| ptrs > 255 || nptrs > 255 = panic "altHeapCheck"
| otherwise
= initHeapUsage $ \ hpHw -> do
{ codeOnly $ do { do_checks 0 {- no stack check -} hpHw
full_fail_code rts_label
; tickyAllocHeap hpHw }
; setRealHp hpHw
; code }
where
full_fail_code = fail_code `plusStmts` oneStmt assign_liveness
assign_liveness = CmmAssign (CmmGlobal (VanillaReg 9)) -- Ho ho ho!
(CmmLit (mkWordCLit liveness))
liveness = mkRegLiveness regs ptrs nptrs
rts_label = CmmLit (CmmLabel (mkRtsCodeLabel (sLit "stg_gc_ut")))
{- Old Gransim com -- I have no idea whether it still makes sense (SLPJ Sep07)
For GrAnSim the code for doing a heap check and doing a context switch
has been separated. Especially, the HEAP_CHK macro only performs a
heap check. THREAD_CONTEXT_SWITCH should be used for doing a context
switch. GRAN_FETCH_AND_RESCHEDULE must be put at the beginning of
every slow entry code in order to simulate the fetching of
closures. If fetching is necessary (i.e. current closure is not local)
then an automatic context switch is done. -}
When failing a check, we save a return address on the stack and
jump to a pre-compiled code fragment that saves the live registers
and returns to the scheduler.
The return address in most cases will be the beginning of the basic
block in which the check resides, since we need to perform the check
again on re-entry because someone else might have stolen the resource
in the meantime.
%************************************************************************
%* *
Generic Heap/Stack Checks - used in the RTS
%* *
%************************************************************************
\begin{code}
hpChkGen :: CmmExpr -> CmmExpr -> CmmExpr -> FCode ()
hpChkGen bytes liveness reentry
= do_checks' bytes True assigns stg_gc_gen
where
assigns = mkStmts [
CmmAssign (CmmGlobal (VanillaReg 9)) liveness,
CmmAssign (CmmGlobal (VanillaReg 10)) reentry
]
-- a heap check where R1 points to the closure to enter on return, and
-- we want to assign to Sp[0] on failure (used in AutoApply.cmm:BUILD_PAP).
hpChkNodePointsAssignSp0 :: CmmExpr -> CmmExpr -> FCode ()
hpChkNodePointsAssignSp0 bytes sp0
= do_checks' bytes True assign stg_gc_enter1
where assign = oneStmt (CmmStore (CmmReg spReg) sp0)
stg_gc_gen = CmmLit (CmmLabel (mkRtsCodeLabel (sLit "stg_gc_gen")))
\end{code}
-}
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