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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] i386 entry.S alignment tweak
    On Fri, Dec 11, 1998 at 08:26:35PM +0100, MOLNAR Ingo wrote:
    > either we align system_call, or we align ret_from_sys_call, we cant have
    > both. Given that ret_from_sys_call is shared with IRQ handlers, it's
    > better performance-wise to align that one.

    system_call is aligned already; ignore my patch.
    Look at the definition of ENTRY() in <linux/linkage.h> instead.

    I do think it would be clearer not to have ALIGN in ENTRY(), and to
    leave it up to the caller to decide if an entry point warrants alignment
    or not.

    I'm not going to do the change, though.

    -- Jamie

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