Anton Blanchard anton at samba.org
Sun Jan 11 11:56:27 EST 2004


> Is a single binary for Apple & pSeries a goal?  While it has some
> obvious advantages, there is likely to be a number of areas (the
> spinlock discussion being one) where the goals are quite different.

I think the goals of G5 and POWER4 SMP and LPAR are quite similar as far
as spinlocks go, they should both benefit from an improvement in icache


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