Jason Thorpe | 28 Mar 21:35 2011

Re: Alpha and thread-local storage

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