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Re: [PATCH 0/6 rth/hpt] hp-timing cleanups
- From: David Miller <davem at davemloft dot net>
- To: rth at twiddle dot net
- Cc: libc-alpha at sourceware dot org, azanella at linux dot vnet dot ibm dot com, marcus dot shawcroft at arm dot com
- Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:38:22 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/6 rth/hpt] hp-timing cleanups
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From: Richard Henderson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:24:40 -0700
> I started to add the hp-timing.h file for aarch64, and noticed that
> most of the complicated bits aren't actually used, and there's large
> amounts of boiler-plate between the copies.
> This patch set first deletes all the stuff that isn't used, then
> creates a hp-timing-common.h that the ports can share.
> I've tested this on i686, x86_64, ppc64, aarch64. I've not tried
> ppc32 or sparc.
No objections, but it's a shame that the overhead value is not used
instead of being accounted for when timings are made.