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Re: proposal: millicode
On 19-Jan-2008 doomwarrior wrote:
> So you want to integrate a kind of statemachine, were the states and
> there functionallity are stored as assembler code into RAM. I like the
> idea, but it's also dangerous to debug. Because you may be not able to
> track in which state a kernel currently is, because to identify the
> state on the memory dump is quit hard.
True, but I think the primary use for this that I can think of, is code that is
conditional on the PVR, ie, a state that would never, ever change. I don't
think that this code would be good for things that change occasionally.
Tim Rightnour <root%garbled.net@localhost>
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