Subject: Re: compat_nomid
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/06/2003 21:57:17
On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 07:11:07PM +0100, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 08:40:37AM -0800, Chuck Silvers wrote:
> > On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 10:49:20PM +0900, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> > > Maybe we should share cpu_exec_aout_makecmds() among all m68k ports.
> > > (in m68k/m68k_machdep.c or elsewhere like mips/cpu_exec.c)
> > 
> > yes, please.  anything that's not specific to the hardware differences
> > really ought to be under arch/m68k.
> Uhm... ISTR that some architectures (hp300?) have some compat code
> (COMPAT_HPUX?) that doesn't work with others due to the different
> hardware page size.

ok, I can believe that COMPAT_HPUX would only work on hardware with a 4k page.
but that's most of the m68k platforms.  it should be fine to put that under
arch/m68k, just the 8k-page m68ks wouldn't use it.