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Re: MIPS_ATOMIC_SET again (Re: newest kernel

To: <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: MIPS_ATOMIC_SET again (Re: newest kernel
From: "J. Scott Kasten" <jsk@tetracon-eng.net>
Date: Wed, 30 May 2001 10:48:58 -0400
In-reply-to: <200105291545.IAA13454@saturn.mikemac.com>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
> >All the cases I've seen have been for 32-bit kernels. A 64-bit PDA kernel 
> >seems like a wee tiny bit of overkill
>
>   I've been asked about running 64 bit binaries on a VR4121.

Unless you're doing encryption in an embedded device, then 64 bit regs are
quite nice...


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