|genetic compilation firstname.lastname@example.org (Christophe Grand) (2000-03-23)|
|Re: genetic compilation email@example.com (Joachim Durchholz) (2000-03-28)|
|Re: genetic compilation firstname.lastname@example.org (Pratap Subrahmanyam) (2000-04-01)|
|Re: genetic compilation Andy.Nisbet@cs.tcd.ie (Dr. Andy Nisbet) (2000-04-01)|
|Re: genetic compilation email@example.com (Jean-Luc Nagel) (2000-04-01)|
|Re: genetic compilation firstname.lastname@example.org (Chris Fraser) (2000-04-01)|
|Re: genetic compilation email@example.com (2000-04-03)|
|Re: genetic compilation firstname.lastname@example.org (2000-04-03)|
|Re: genetic compilation gneuner@dyn.EXTRACT.THIS.com (2000-04-20)|
|From:||Pratap Subrahmanyam <email@example.com>|
|Date:||1 Apr 2000 14:06:28 -0500|
Joachim Durchholz wrote:
> Christophe Grand <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Are there any works about using genetic algorithms to optmize code ?
> I once read something about compilers that tried out equivalent
> machine code sequences and measured actual performance to decide which
> worked best. This could be used as a basis for a genetic algorithm.
> Of course, such an approach would drive compile times to a new high,
> and it wouldn't work for cross-compilation anyway.
"Genetic Algorithms and Instruction Scheduling", Steven J. Beaty in the
Proceedings of the 24th annual international symposium on
You should also look into papers on probabilistic algorithms, Monte Carlo
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