[LLVMdev] MultiSource/Applications/lemon slow in JIT
sabre at nondot.org
Wed May 21 16:06:46 CDT 2008
On Wed, 21 May 2008, [ISO-8859-1] Török Edwin wrote:
> The forking was introduced because the runtime was too small; the
> program keeps global state, so there is no easy way to reset state.
> I would prefer to remove the forking (and get short runtimes again),
> rather than removing it completely from the testsuite.
> What do you think?
I agree with Evan, that removing the forking is best. Even if lemon isn't
useful as a perf test, it would be useful to keep it as a correctness
test. For this, a short runtime is ok. I'd rather have it with a short
runtime than just removing it entirely.
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