[PATCH 1/6] bootwrapper: arch/powerpc/boot code reorg
Mark A. Greer
mgreer at mvista.com
Thu Aug 3 03:00:32 EST 2006
On Wed, Aug 02, 2006 at 02:41:23PM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Wednesday 02 August 2006 06:53, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> > > +#ifdef __powerpc64__
> > > +typedef unsigned long u64;
> > > +#else
> > > +typedef unsigned long long u64;
> > > +#endif
> > This is potentially confusing, because the __powerpc64__ relates to
> > the boot wrapper not the kernel, and we don't build a 64-bit boot
> > wrapper on any platform (not yet anyway). Maybe this needs a comment.
> Moreover, even if we ever build this on __powerpc64__, the
> typedef unsigned long long u64 would still do the right thing.
> It only ever becomes a problem when mixing with u64 the c99 uint64_t,
> which is defined the other way.
I copied that code from somewhere but I forget where & can't seem to
find it now. I'll get rid of it for now.
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