ArrayRecycler.h   [plain text]

//==- llvm/Support/ArrayRecycler.h - Recycling of Arrays ---------*- C++ -*-==//
//                     The LLVM Compiler Infrastructure
// This file is distributed under the University of Illinois Open Source
// License. See LICENSE.TXT for details.
// This file defines the ArrayRecycler class template which can recycle small
// arrays allocated from one of the allocators in Allocator.h


#include "llvm/ADT/SmallVector.h"
#include "llvm/Support/MathExtras.h"

namespace llvm {

class BumpPtrAllocator;

/// Recycle small arrays allocated from a BumpPtrAllocator.
/// Arrays are allocated in a small number of fixed sizes. For each supported
/// array size, the ArrayRecycler keeps a free list of available arrays.
template<class T, size_t Align = AlignOf<T>::Alignment>
class ArrayRecycler {
  // The free list for a given array size is a simple singly linked list.
  // We can't use iplist or Recycler here since those classes can't be copied.
  struct FreeList {
    FreeList *Next;

  // Keep a free list for each array size.
  SmallVector<FreeList*, 8> Bucket;

  // Remove an entry from the free list in Bucket[Idx] and return it.
  // Return NULL if no entries are available.
  T *pop(unsigned Idx) {
    if (Idx >= Bucket.size())
      return 0;
    FreeList *Entry = Bucket[Idx];
    if (!Entry)
      return 0;
    Bucket[Idx] = Entry->Next;
    return reinterpret_cast<T*>(Entry);

  // Add an entry to the free list at Bucket[Idx].
  void push(unsigned Idx, T *Ptr) {
    assert(Ptr && "Cannot recycle NULL pointer");
    assert(sizeof(T) >= sizeof(FreeList) && "Objects are too small");
    assert(Align >= AlignOf<FreeList>::Alignment && "Object underaligned");
    FreeList *Entry = reinterpret_cast<FreeList*>(Ptr);
    if (Idx >= Bucket.size())
      Bucket.resize(size_t(Idx) + 1);
    Entry->Next = Bucket[Idx];
    Bucket[Idx] = Entry;

  /// The size of an allocated array is represented by a Capacity instance.
  /// This class is much smaller than a size_t, and it provides methods to work
  /// with the set of legal array capacities.
  class Capacity {
    uint8_t Index;
    explicit Capacity(uint8_t idx) : Index(idx) {}

    Capacity() : Index(0) {}

    /// Get the capacity of an array that can hold at least N elements.
    static Capacity get(size_t N) {
      return Capacity(N ? Log2_64_Ceil(N) : 0);

    /// Get the number of elements in an array with this capacity.
    size_t getSize() const { return size_t(1u) << Index; }

    /// Get the bucket number for this capacity.
    unsigned getBucket() const { return Index; }

    /// Get the next larger capacity. Large capacities grow exponentially, so
    /// this function can be used to reallocate incrementally growing vectors
    /// in amortized linear time.
    Capacity getNext() const { return Capacity(Index + 1); }

  ~ArrayRecycler() {
    // The client should always call clear() so recycled arrays can be returned
    // to the allocator.
    assert(Bucket.empty() && "Non-empty ArrayRecycler deleted!");

  /// Release all the tracked allocations to the allocator. The recycler must
  /// be free of any tracked allocations before being deleted.
  template<class AllocatorType>
  void clear(AllocatorType &Allocator) {
    for (; !Bucket.empty(); Bucket.pop_back())
      while (T *Ptr = pop(Bucket.size() - 1))

  /// Special case for BumpPtrAllocator which has an empty Deallocate()
  /// function.
  /// There is no need to traverse the free lists, pulling all the objects into
  /// cache.
  void clear(BumpPtrAllocator&) {

  /// Allocate an array of at least the requested capacity.
  /// Return an existing recycled array, or allocate one from Allocator if
  /// none are available for recycling.
  template<class AllocatorType>
  T *allocate(Capacity Cap, AllocatorType &Allocator) {
    // Try to recycle an existing array.
    if (T *Ptr = pop(Cap.getBucket()))
      return Ptr;
    // Nope, get more memory.
    return static_cast<T*>(Allocator.Allocate(sizeof(T)*Cap.getSize(), Align));

  /// Deallocate an array with the specified Capacity.
  /// Cap must be the same capacity that was given to allocate().
  void deallocate(Capacity Cap, T *Ptr) {
    push(Cap.getBucket(), Ptr);

} // end llvm namespace