Re: [patch 2.6.13-rc3a] i386: inline restore_fpu

From: Chuck Ebbert
Date: Tue Jul 26 2005 - 16:58:01 EST

On Sat, 23 Jul 2005 at 10:38:40 -0700 (PDT), Linus Torvalds wrote:

> On Sat, 23 Jul 2005, Chuck Ebbert wrote:
> >
> > This patch (may not apply cleanly to unpatched -rc3) drops overhead
> > a few more percent:
> That really is pretty ugly.
> I'd rather hope for something like function-sections to just make games
> like this be unnecessary.

The link stage might cause meltdown on typical machines, though.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at