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From: Sandra Loosemore <>
To: "Peryt, Sebastian" <>,
	""	<>
Cc: "" <>,
	"Koval, Julia"	<>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Match x86 family machine constraints section with
Date: Tue, 23 May 2017 15:49:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 04/28/2017 03:30 AM, Peryt, Sebastian wrote:
> Hi,
> Thank you for your comments. I edited my patch accordingly. As for some of your doubts:
> - REX is  the opcode prefix to access 64-bit register extensions introduced in IA-32e mode.
> - EVEX is the encoding prefix which applies to SIMD operating instructions operating on XMM, YMM and ZMM registers. It was introduced with AVX-512 instructions.
> - "number factor of four" that means that sources start in a multiple of 4 boundary. This is used for some of instructions.
> Also I'd like to add that this whole patch is strictly based on docstring parts of constraints that are present in config/i386/ but not in documentation (md.texi file). There is no new (new as in nonexistent in code) content.
> I'm also adding Kirill Yukhin to CC, because I believe he is the correct person that can catch any technical errors if any has slipped-in.

The grammar/markup/etc are OK now, but I can't comment on technical 
correctness of the information.


  parent reply	other threads:[~2017-05-23 15:34 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-04-26 15:37 Peryt, Sebastian
2017-04-27 21:03 ` Sandra Loosemore
2017-04-28  9:31   ` Peryt, Sebastian
2017-05-23  9:18     ` Peryt, Sebastian
2017-05-23 15:49     ` Sandra Loosemore [this message]
2017-05-24 13:40       ` Uros Bizjak
2017-05-25  6:50         ` Peryt, Sebastian
2017-05-25 19:56           ` Uros Bizjak

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