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Re: PATCH: Fix ll/sc for mips (take 3)

To: "H . J . Lu" <hjl@lucon.org>
Subject: Re: PATCH: Fix ll/sc for mips (take 3)
From: Dominic Sweetman <dom@algor.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2002 16:46:07 +0000
Cc: Dominic Sweetman <dom@algor.co.uk>, cgd@broadcom.com, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
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H . J . Lu (hjl@lucon.org) writes:

> I can change glibc not to use branch-likely without using nop. But it
> may require one or two instructions outside of the loop. Should I do
> it given what we know now?

I would not recommend using "branch likely" in assembler coding, if
that's what you're asking.

Dominic 

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