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Re: MIPS no FP patch

To: Matej Kupljen <>
Subject: Re: MIPS no FP patch
From: Ralf Baechle <>
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2005 11:28:21 +0000
Cc:, Jordan Crouse <>
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On Wed, Nov 30, 2005 at 12:07:32PM +0100, Matej Kupljen wrote:

> This is a patch that makes FP emulation in kernel an option.
> I used this when I was looking why there are still some
> FP instruction in glibc, even though it was configured with
> --withot-fp. This seemed the best way to ensure this.
> It is for the 2.6.14-rc2, but I think there is only a minimal
> work to use it on latest kernel.

We used to have this option but I eventually got rid of it because people
just don't grok that they must enable it in precense of an FPU.


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