Re: 1.3.100: My notes, as usual

Herbert Rosmanith (
Sun, 12 May 1996 22:39:20 +0200 (MET DST)

> Minor thing: Is it necessary to include math_emu.h in
> asm-i386/processor.h unconditionally. Isn't math emulation
> configurable, or is that file used outside the emulator? Sounds a bit
> broken, too.

I wonder if a kernel, that has math-emu configured, makes use of the
emulation, when it detects the co-prozessor at bootup time. Maybe it
throws out the emulation then ? I think, the math-emu code could
probably be built as a module (yet I have no idea how to rewrite it :)