Subject: Re: Postgres, and mips question.
To: None <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 05/14/2000 16:06:41
Jason R Thorpe wrote:

> On Sat, May 13, 2000 at 10:34:17PM -0400, Michael J. Bedy wrote:
>  >   I'm tring to compile postgresSQL on my 5000/125. On one file, it says
>  > something about the assembler needing the -mips2 flag to allow a certain
>  > opcode. (This is 1.4.1, btw)
> Yes, PostgresSQL uses ll/sc, which is not available on R3000.

Last time I looked, PostgresSQL could be configured to use semaphores
instead to do locking.  Performance might be sucky, but would be better
than nothing...