[PATCH 6/6] [RESEND] drm/amdgpu: work around llvm bug #42576
ndesaulniers at google.com
Wed Oct 2 21:06:33 UTC 2019
On Wed, Oct 2, 2019 at 10:07 AM Nathan Chancellor
<natechancellor at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 02, 2019 at 09:51:37AM -0700, 'Nick Desaulniers' via Clang Built Linux wrote:
> > > Apparently this bug is still present in both the released clang-9
> > > and the current development version of clang-10.
> > > I was hoping we would not need a workaround in clang-9+, but
> > > it seems that we do.
Here's a fix: https://reviews.llvm.org/D68356
Can't possibly land until clang-10 though.
> > I think I'd rather:
> > 1. mark AMDGPU BROKEN if CC_IS_CLANG. There are numerous other issues building
> > a working driver here.
> The only reason I am not thrilled about this is we will lose out on
> warning coverage while the compiler bug gets fixed. I think the AMDGPU
> drivers have been the single biggest source of clang warnings.
> I think something like:
> depends on CC_IS_GCC || (CC_IS_CLANG && COMPILE_TEST)
> would end up avoiding the runtime issues and give us warning coverage.
> The only issue is that we would still need this patch...
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