Subject: Re: arm26 compiler fun
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Ben Harris <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/16/2000 22:14:36
On Tue, 16 May 2000, Philip Blundell wrote:
> In message <Pine.SOL.email@example.com>, Ben
> Harris writes:
> >Right, so the way to arrange this is to get the SoftFloat code to return
> >long longs, since they also get returned in two registers. It looks as if
> >the current version of SoftFloat (version 2a) supports doing this. Is
> >there any reason not to go over to using this?
> This is what Linux does, and it seems to work fine.
OK. Given that SoftFloat is (mostly) machine-independent, what do people
think about a lib/libc/softfloat directory to hold the MI bits?
Ben Harris <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Portmaster, NetBSD/arm26 <URL:http://www.netbsd.org/Ports/arm26/>