Scheduling x86 dispatch windows

Andi Kleen
Sun Jun 13 13:27:00 GMT 2010

On Sun, Jun 13, 2010 at 07:14:03AM -0400, Joern Rennecke wrote:
> Quoting Andi Kleen <>:
>> I admit I haven't looked into gas code, but naively it can't
>> be all that difficult to e.g. run gas as a thread and
>> pass the text input through some shared memory buffer?
> If you are generating text anyway, there should be little difference to
> the existing -pipe option - at least on operating systems that can handle
> processes efficiently.

Yes but you can't easily pass data back, like accurate instruction lengths.


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