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Re: [FIX] sysmips(MIPS_ATMIC_SET, ...) ret_from_sys_call vs. o32_ret_fro

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: [FIX] sysmips(MIPS_ATMIC_SET, ...) ret_from_sys_call vs. o32_ret_from_sys_call
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2001 16:03:46 +0100 (MET)
Cc: Joe deBlaquiere <jadb@redhat.com>, Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20010127114211.L867@bacchus.dhis.org>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Sat, 27 Jan 2001, Ralf Baechle wrote:

> Sorry, the specs is code and docs I have access to here inside SGI and which
> I cannot pass on ...

 Hmm, weird -- I thought a manual page would be available somewhere, as
it's practised in Unix.  Error conditions is what would be most
interesting.

> We have an IRIX 5 emulation and if I remember right for IRIX 5
> MIPS_ATOMIC_SET is still supported, so we need to also.  So I fear we'll
> have to keep sysmips.  Which still doesn't mean we should come up with
> something better.

 OK, then, but still we should do it properly, even for MIPS1.

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