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Re: pthread support in mipsel-linux

To: Hiroyuki Machida <machida@sm.sony.co.jp>
Subject: Re: pthread support in mipsel-linux
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2002 15:28:57 +0100 (MET)
Cc: hjl@lucon.org, wgowcher@yahoo.com, linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20020222.224522.80690047.machida@sm.sony.co.jp>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Fri, 22 Feb 2002, Hiroyuki Machida wrote:

> >  What's wrong with -mips1 currently?  It used to be OK around glibc 2.2 --
> > has anything changed since then that needs -mips1 to be fixed?
> 
> Functions such as compre_and_swap() in sysdeps/mips/atomicity.h are
> not atmoic with -mips1 option.

 They used not to be used for threads -- has it changed recently?  It
would make threads non-operational on the i386 as well, yet it doesn't
seem to be the case. 

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