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Re: LL and SC instruction simulation

To: "Kevin D. Kissell" <kevink@mips.com>
Subject: Re: LL and SC instruction simulation
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2006 15:51:52 +0000
Cc: Sathesh Babu Edara <satheshbabu.edara@analog.com>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Mon, Jan 09, 2006 at 04:47:01PM +0100, Kevin D. Kissell wrote:

> Hmm.  I can think of at least one *very* high volume MIPS Linux platform still
> manufactured by a very large Japanese electronics company where LL/SC
> either isn't implemented or doesn't work...  

The user community of that platform of that four letter vendor still
hasn't managed to upgrade their kernels to something that would even be
remotely contemporary, so any 2.6 questions don't apply ...

  Ralf

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