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Re: MIPS 64?

To: Jun Sun <jsun@mvista.com>
Subject: Re: MIPS 64?
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Sun, 19 May 2002 12:30:59 -0700
Cc: Daniel Jacobowitz <dan@debian.org>, Matthew Dharm <mdharm@momenco.com>, Linux-MIPS <linux-mips@oss.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <3CE2DA46.3070402@mvista.com>; from jsun@mvista.com on Wed, May 15, 2002 at 02:59:34PM -0700
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On Wed, May 15, 2002 at 02:59:34PM -0700, Jun Sun wrote:

> Back to 64bit port, it seems to me much of the 32bit work we have done in the 
> past a year or so needs to be moved over.  Or better yet, if we can clean up 
> integer/long issues, we might be able to use 32bit kernel code straight for 
> 64bit kernel.

Int vs. long was a very small issue as I discovered during porting for the
first 64-bit machines, the IP22 and IP27.

  Ralf

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