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Support UP hardware on an SMP kernel

Authored by andrew on Sep 30 2016, 2:31 PM.


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Help with running GENERIC on Cortex-A8 by splitting the cpufuncs that need
to know if they are on SMP or not to two groups.

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Build 5562: arc lint + arc unit

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andrew updated this revision to Diff 20867.Sep 30 2016, 2:31 PM
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skra added a subscriber: skra.Sep 30 2016, 7:23 PM

I have some feeling that all armv7 TLB operations are inlined already. And cache operations too. At least, it was a goal. Only cpu_setup() method is used from struct cpu_functions armv7 table. Nevertheless, I may be wrong.

mmel added a subscriber: mmel.Oct 1 2016, 7:39 AM

All these functions are disconnected from current armv6 kernel. Only remaining user is elf_trampoline, and i hope that we can remove all this stuff in near future.
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andrew abandoned this revision.Nov 11 2016, 2:39 PM