[Top] [All Lists]

Re: M700 partition problem

Subject: Re: M700 partition problem
From: Wayne Hodgen <>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 1996 16:43:53 +0200 (MET DST)
In-reply-to: <> from "Per Fogelstrom" at Apr 18, 96 03:47:20 pm

> You need to do the same as alphas do. Mipses can't load unaligned without
> using special instructions or load a byte at  a time and merge them.
> I ran into this when porting XFree86 to my 4000 running NetBSD.

Yeah, I already worked that out, but as I wrote at the bottom of the first
mail, I can't do MIPS assembler off the top of my head (yet ;) and my
book is missing. Maybe I phrased it wrong, can you tell me the assembler
intruction to do the unaligned load? Thats what I need to know.

Wayne Hodgen   | | #include <ridiculouslylong
Uni Koblenz,   | or Fight-o-net 2:2454/500.69     | legalesemumbojumbodisclaim
Rheinau 1,     | Voice: +49 261 9119-645          | er||stupidasciipictureover
56075 Koblenz. | Fax:   +49 261 9119-499          | 20linestoannoythenet.cops>

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>