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[v4,1/5] configure,meson: add option to enable LTO

Message ID 20201204230615.2392-2-dbuono@linux.vnet.ibm.com (mailing list archive)
State New, archived
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Series Add support for Control-Flow Integrity | expand

Commit Message

Daniele Buono Dec. 4, 2020, 11:06 p.m. UTC
This patch allows to compile QEMU with link-time optimization (LTO).
Compilation with LTO is handled directly by meson. This patch only
adds the option in configure and forwards the request to meson

Tested with all major versions of clang from 6 to 12

Signed-off-by: Daniele Buono <dbuono@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
---
 configure   | 7 +++++++
 meson.build | 1 +
 2 files changed, 8 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/configure b/configure
index 18c26e0389..fee118518b 100755
--- a/configure
+++ b/configure
@@ -242,6 +242,7 @@  host_cc="cc"
 audio_win_int=""
 libs_qga=""
 debug_info="yes"
+lto="false"
 stack_protector=""
 safe_stack=""
 use_containers="yes"
@@ -1167,6 +1168,10 @@  for opt do
   ;;
   --disable-werror) werror="no"
   ;;
+  --enable-lto) lto="true"
+  ;;
+  --disable-lto) lto="false"
+  ;;
   --enable-stack-protector) stack_protector="yes"
   ;;
   --disable-stack-protector) stack_protector="no"
@@ -1751,6 +1756,7 @@  disabled with --disable-FEATURE, default is enabled if available:
   module-upgrades try to load modules from alternate paths for upgrades
   debug-tcg       TCG debugging (default is disabled)
   debug-info      debugging information
+  lto             Enable Link-Time Optimization.
   sparse          sparse checker
   safe-stack      SafeStack Stack Smash Protection. Depends on
                   clang/llvm >= 3.7 and requires coroutine backend ucontext.
@@ -7014,6 +7020,7 @@  NINJA=$ninja $meson setup \
         -Diconv=$iconv -Dcurses=$curses -Dlibudev=$libudev\
         -Ddocs=$docs -Dsphinx_build=$sphinx_build -Dinstall_blobs=$blobs \
         -Dvhost_user_blk_server=$vhost_user_blk_server \
+        -Db_lto=$lto \
         $cross_arg \
         "$PWD" "$source_path"
 
diff --git a/meson.build b/meson.build
index e3386196ba..ebd1c690e0 100644
--- a/meson.build
+++ b/meson.build
@@ -2044,6 +2044,7 @@  summary_info += {'gprof enabled':     config_host.has_key('CONFIG_GPROF')}
 summary_info += {'sparse enabled':    sparse.found()}
 summary_info += {'strip binaries':    get_option('strip')}
 summary_info += {'profiler':          config_host.has_key('CONFIG_PROFILER')}
+summary_info += {'link-time optimization (LTO)': get_option('b_lto')}
 summary_info += {'static build':      config_host.has_key('CONFIG_STATIC')}
 if targetos == 'darwin'
   summary_info += {'Cocoa support': config_host.has_key('CONFIG_COCOA')}