Subject: Re: ingres and atomicity
To: None <>
From: Klaus Klein <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/16/2005 07:50:47
der Mouse wrote:
> >> However some architectures (eg sparc) [...don't support that...]
> > Doesn't the Load-Link / Store Conditional allow exactly that?
> I think you have the SPARC confused with some other architecture
> (PowerPC maybe? - I know I've seen those names but can't recall which
> architecture they go with).

Supposedly MIPS and Alpha.  (Though it's actually Load Locked on the latter.)

- Klaus