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SubjectRe: MMX emulator ?
On Mon, 15 Jun 1998, Sylvain Pion wrote:

> Hi,
> I wondered whether there has been some thoughts about implementing an MMX
> emulator in the kernel, something like the FPU emulator. It sounds like a
> good idea, because we could run MMX apps on processors that don't support it.
> But I'm not sure how easy it would be. Ideas ?
> --
> Sylvain

Wouldn't it be better for all if apps:

i = detect_MMMX();
if !i then usenormalstuff=1;
else usemmx=1;

then had code for both cases???

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