Subject: Re: lmbench and -current
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Warner Losh <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 04/10/1997 16:19:50
In message <> Simon Burge writes:
: Has anyone tried building lmbench with -current?  I'm having problems
: building the "lat_ctx" test, which has a huge unrolled loop in an
: attempt to blow the instruction cache.

I've seen identical problems with the OpenBSD/arc port and the
Linux/MIPS effort.  The unrolled loop is just too big :-(.  I worked
around it at the time by comment this test out.