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Re: CVS Update@linux-mips.org: linux

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: CVS Update@linux-mips.org: linux
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@linux-mips.org>
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2005 12:49:52 +0100 (BST)
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Mon, 22 Aug 2005, Ralf Baechle wrote:

> >  Well, since they use a different controller structure and different 
> > functions, the user-visible name should be different too, shouldn't it?  
> > To be original ;-) -- how about "MIPS-MT"?
> 
> Thought about but then it's still hammering at the same old bits which
> now just have received a different use.

 Using another structure is enough for justification -- it's a different 
"controller".  Similarly the two variations of interrupts handled in 
arch/mips/dec/ioasic-irq.c are almost the same (the difference is even 
smaller than here), but using separate structures made me use different 
names.

  Maciej

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