Why can't MSR[FP] bit be set on MPC8260ADS?

Miao Qingjun qjmiao at yahoo.com
Fri May 3 20:24:32 EST 2002


On my MPC8260ADS board, kernel is looping between
head.S: FPUUnavailable() and head.S: load_up_fpu().
This is caused by MSR[FP] bit can't be set by
"mtmsr r5" instruction.
But MPC8260 user manual says it can do floating point

Can anybody help me?

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