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Re: 64-bit and N32 kernel interfaces

To: Tor Arntsen <tor@spacetec.no>
Subject: Re: 64-bit and N32 kernel interfaces
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Thu, 5 Sep 2002 13:47:39 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: Carsten Langgaard <carstenl@mips.com>, Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
In-reply-to: <200209050930.LAA30701@pallas.spacetec.no>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
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On Thu, 5 Sep 2002, Tor Arntsen wrote:

> > Any reference?  AFAIK, long is 64-bit for n32 and only void * is 32-bit. 
> >It doesn't make sense otherwise. 
> 
> On SGI/Irix n32 long and void* are 32-bit, only long long is 64-bit.
> On SGI/Irix n64 long and void* are 64-bit too.

 Hmm, it looks pretty much broken if that's true (especially given long
long was non-standard untile very recently).  I'll check the docs, yet.

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