[PATCH][PPC32] Update cpu_spec for performance monitor counters, C99, and e500 userland CPU features

Tom Rini trini at kernel.crashing.org
Thu Nov 11 09:06:08 EST 2004

On Tue, Nov 09, 2004 at 08:30:43PM -0600, Kumar Gala wrote:

> Andrew,
> This patch replaces the previous patch for adding performance monitor 
> counters to cpu_spec.
> -
> Adds the number of performance monitor counters on each PowerPC processor 
> has to the cpu table.  Makes oprofile support a bit cleaner since we dont 
> need a case statement on processor version to determine the number of 
> counters.
> Reformatted cpu_spec to use C99 initialization.
> Added userland CPU features for SPE, Embedded Floating Point Single 
> precision, and Embedded Floating Point Double precision on e500.
> Signed-off-by: Kumar Gala <kumar.gala at freescale.com> 

Now that we're doing C99 inits, can we just drop the empty fields
finally (And if __setup_cpu_8xx really is empty, just kill it) ?

Tom Rini

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