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Re: port-macppc/48600

The following reply was made to PR port-macppc/48600; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: scole_mail <>
Subject: Re: port-macppc/48600
Date: Mon, 5 Jan 2015 20:33:39 -0500

 On Mon, Jan 05, 2015 at 10:40:04PM +0000, Martin Husemann wrote:
 >  Maybe a stupid question: why are %r1/%r8 not properly aligned here?
 >  Martin
 The 601 will get alignment exceptions if operands cross page
 boundaries or word operands end in 0xffd - 0xfff.  The latter was what
 was happening to me.  Byte operands don't generate alignment
 I'm not sure why code in Locore.c didn't cause issues earlier with
 ofwboot.xcf.  I seemed only to get the exceptions when booting off the

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