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Re: [PATCH v2 16/17] MIPS: bpf: Use 32 or 64-bit load instruction to loa

To: Markos Chandras <markos.chandras@imgtec.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 16/17] MIPS: bpf: Use 32 or 64-bit load instruction to load an address to register
From: Alexei Starovoitov <ast@plumgrid.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:28:39 -0700
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On Wed, Jun 25, 2014 at 1:39 AM, Markos Chandras
<markos.chandras@imgtec.com> wrote:
> When loading a pointer to register we need to use the appropriate
> 32 or 64bit instruction to preserve the pointers' top 32bits.
>
> Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
> Cc: Daniel Borkmann <dborkman@redhat.com>
> Cc: Alexei Starovoitov <ast@plumgrid.com>
> Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org
> Signed-off-by: Markos Chandras <markos.chandras@imgtec.com>
> ---
> Changes since v1:
> - Change function name to make it clear that we are loading a
> pointer to a register, not an address

Markos,

when you post v2, please refresh the whole series, add v2 to subject and repost
all patches from scratch.

Thanks

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