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Re: Booting Linux on Vadem Clio

To: "Bradley D. LaRonde" <brad@ltc.com>
Subject: Re: Booting Linux on Vadem Clio
From: Warner Losh <imp@village.org>
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 1999 13:55:18 -0600
Cc: linuxce-devel@linuxce.org, linux-mips@fnet.fr
In-reply-to: Your message of "Mon, 19 Jul 1999 13:45:44 EDT." <003b01bed20e$87118500$b1119526@tecra.ltc.com>
References: <003b01bed20e$87118500$b1119526@tecra.ltc.com>
In message <003b01bed20e$87118500$b1119526@tecra.ltc.com> "Bradley D. LaRonde" 
writes:
: Warner, you mentioned I might be getting a trap when I jal.  According to
: the docs, jal will not generate any exceptions.  So how can I get a TLB
: refill exception from it?  Am I reading the docs wrong.

Branch delay slot?  If you have a bogus SP, then if you store ra on
the stack in the branch delay slot, that could cause the exception...

Warner


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