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Re: [PATCH] Let Malta and its friends use common timer interrupt code

To: Jun Sun <jsun@mvista.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Let Malta and its friends use common timer interrupt code
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Mon, 22 Jul 2002 15:41:29 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com, Ralf Baechle <ralf@uni-koblenz.de>
In-reply-to: <3D388136.2050502@mvista.com>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
On Fri, 19 Jul 2002, Jun Sun wrote:

> This patch let Malta and other MIPS boards use the common timer interrupt 
> code.  Not only it reduces maintainance, but also it lets Malta benefit from 
> common improvement (such as Preemptible kernel).

 Hmm, as a side note, it's actually questionable whether a kernel
preemption is an improvement or not. 

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