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From: Jason Thorpe <thorpej <at> shagadelic.org>
Subject: Re: Alpha and thread-local storage
Newsgroups: gmane.os.netbsd.ports.alpha
Date: Monday 28th March 2011 19:35:13 UTC (over 5 years ago)
On Mar 28, 2011, at 11:58 AM, Havard Eidnes wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> Joerg has worked on TLS.  He claims that the only thing missing
> for alpha is that inside cpu_switchto, the process unique
> register needs to be written.

If it's in the hwpcb, doesn't the PAL call that does the context switch
already save/restore it for you?

I have an Alpha ARM here in my office for nostalgia's sake, so I'll try to
take a look while I gobble my lunch.

-- thorpej
 
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