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Re: jump instruction in delay slot

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Subject: Re: jump instruction in delay slot
From: Thomas Koeller <thomas.koeller@baslerweb.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Oct 2004 17:48:50 +0200
Cc: "Kevin D. Kissell" <kevink@mips.com>
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On Tuesday 19 October 2004 16:32, Kevin D. Kissell wrote:

> By default, a MIPS assembler will automatically
> fill delay slots and even move instructions around
> to fill them.  This can be inhibited by the
>     set .noreorder
> directive, of which you'll note there is one in the
> top level tital_handle_int routine, but there's a
>     set .reorder
> at the end of that routine, so by the time it gets to
> the code you're interested in, things should be OK.

I see. I really wonder if there is any up-to-date
documentation covering the mips-specific features
of gas. Have been googling for it, no success so
far.

thanks,
Thomas
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