Subject: Re: Problem with "sync" in NetBSD-current...
To: None <port-cobalt@NetBSD.org>
From: Peter Froehlich <email@example.com>
Date: 02/13/2007 17:10:49
Brief follow up:
On Feb 13, 2007, at 12:34 PM, Peter Froehlich wrote:
> So I *assume* that there should be some kind of conditional
> compilation happening here to avoid sending these out for MIPS I?
> On the other hand, why the heck do I need to compile for MIPS I if
> I am running NetBSD on a Qube 2 that implements MIPS IV (of which
> "sync" is certainly part)? Is there a simple way to tell the build
> system to compile for MIPS IV instead? Shouldn't that be happening
> for the cobalt port anyway?
In sys/arch/mips/include/lock.h there actually is an #ifdef regarding
MIPS I but for some reason it doesn't seem to "fire" when compiling
NetBSD-current for the Qube. So there's still something a little
inconsistent happening here, probably inside the mega-confusing (for
me) makefiles... :-/ I'd like to either make that #ifdef kick in or
(preferably) build for MIPS II+ and not MIPS I. A hint for doing
either would be very much appreciated. :-)
Peter H. Froehlich <><><><><><> http://www.cs.jhu.edu/~phf/
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