Subject: flushing the cache
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From: Emmanuel Dreyfus <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/15/2001 18:47:31
Linux/Mips seems to have the strange habit of flushing all caches when
it starts a new program. This is done by the libc through the flushcache
This system call is nicely implemented: it just flushes all the caches.
How do I do this on mips? Will the MIPS_CACHEFLUSH case in
sys/arch/mips/mips/sys_machdep.c:sys_arch() do the job?
There is also a cachectl system call in linux, and I see a MIPS_CACHECTL
case in the same function. Maybe it fits nicely, what is its purpose
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