Subject: Re: insque
To: Miles Nordin <carton@Ivy.NET>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/18/2000 10:24:48
On Thu, 17 Feb 2000 23:00:19 -0700 (MST) 
 Miles Nordin <carton@Ivy.NET> wrote:

 > What's the deal with insque?  After a build failure on macppc, I did:

It should die.  horribly.

 > cd /usr/src/sys && find . -type f | xargs grep insque
 > and learned that insque (or rather, _insque) is defined by:
 > ./arch/alpha/alpha/support.c
 > ./arch/arm32/arm32/stubs.c
 > ./arch/i386/i386/machdep.c
 > ./arch/m68k/m68k/support.s
 > ./arch/mips/mips/locore.S
 > ./arch/pc532/pc532/machdep.c
 > ./arch/sparc/sparc/locore.s
 > ./arch/sparc64/sparc64/locore.s
 > ./arch/vax/include/macros.h
 > ./arch/sh3/sh3/sh3_machdep.c
 > and used by:
 > ./coda/
 > ./netccitt/
 > ./netiso/
 > ./netns/

All of these places should be changed to use the macros provided in

 > So, needless to say I was able to build macppc after turning off some
 > fairly noncritical stuff.  But why is this MD function not implemented
 > across the board?  AFAICT *ppc and pc532 are the only arch's without it.

It's only an MD function because, on the VAX, it was/is an *instruction*.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>