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Re: 2.4.0 do_fork() change, all architectures

To: Keith Owens <kaos@ocs.com.au>
Subject: Re: 2.4.0 do_fork() change, all architectures
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@uni-koblenz.de>
Date: Sat, 2 Sep 2000 14:04:51 +0200
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com, linux-mips@fnet.fr, linux-mips@vger.rutgers.edu
In-reply-to: <8124.967858043@ocs3.ocs-net>; from kaos@ocs.com.au on Sat, Sep 02, 2000 at 12:27:23PM +1100
References: <8124.967858043@ocs3.ocs-net>
On Sat, Sep 02, 2000 at 12:27:23PM +1100, Keith Owens wrote:

> This patch hits every arch so it is being cross mailed to every arch
> mailing list, apologies for duplicates.  Please trim replies to the
> relevant mailing list.  Also please cc: kaos@ocs.com.au on replies, I
> am not on every list.
> 
> IA64 needs an extra parameter on do_fork() and copy_thread(), those
> functions are globally defined but arch local so there are changes to
> every architecture.  For everything except IA64, the extra parameter is
> unused and is specified as 0.  Sparc assembler changes by DaveM, blame
> me for everything else.  If nobody complains, this patch against
> 2.4.0-test8-pre1 will go to Linus on Monday evening GMT.

MIPS bits are ok.

  Ralf

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