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Re: mips64/setup.c

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: mips64/setup.c
From: David Kesselring <dkesselr@mmc.atmel.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2003 14:22:45 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Thu, 31 Jul 2003, Ralf Baechle wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 11:54:15AM -0400, David Kesselring wrote:
>
> > Is the file mips64/setup.c used? I believe that I see two problems in it;
> > 1) The Ocelot options in setup_arch have case statements without a switch.
>
> Ocelot 64-bit kernel is currently work in progress.  A first cut of
> the patch was posted to this mailing list a few days ago.
>
> > 2) There is no option for Sead but the mips64 build for sead compiles
> >    fine.
>
> The fun of when two almost identical files go out of sync.
Then do you know what is happening when 64bit sead is configured? Why
doesn't the compile fail?



>
> > Is this some leftovers from some merging that has been talked about?
>
> No.  The big merge thing did only happen in 2.6.  It's way to intrusive
> for 2.4.
>
>   Ralf
>
>

David Kesselring
Atmel MMC
dkesselr@mmc.atmel.com
919-462-6587


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