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Re: CVS Update@oss.sgi.com: linux

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: CVS Update@oss.sgi.com: linux
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2001 13:02:56 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: linux-cvs@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <200109300029.f8U0TZv12410@oss.sgi.com>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
Sender: owner-linux-cvs@oss.sgi.com
On Sat, 29 Sep 2001, Ralf Baechle wrote:

> Modified files:
>       arch/mips/kernel: scall_o32.S sysmips.c 
> 
> Log message:
>       Barf.

 The new mips_atomic_set() doesn't mask interrupts in the non-ll/sc case. 
Thus it may fail to keep coherency.  Is it intentional? 

 Also the bad_stack exit point for the ll/sc case looks suspicient to me.

  Maciej

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