[PATCH] SPU Initialize __ea_local_store via register 6

Ulrich Weigand uweigand@de.ibm.com
Tue Oct 2 19:03:00 GMT 2007

Andrew Pinski wrote:
> > The effective address (EA) of the local store (LS) is now passed via
> > register 6, store it into a global variable.
> > +.comm __ea_local_store,16,16
> Do you really want a common symbol here?

Why not?  This is just what GCC would use to implement
a (uninitialized) global variable ...


  Dr. Ulrich Weigand
  GNU Toolchain for Linux on System z and Cell BE

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