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    SubjectRe: {PATCH] Re: wasting time on page fault
    On Mon, Oct 09, 2000 at 08:37:55PM +0200, Mikael Pettersson wrote:
    > We could also do the following:
    >
    > 1. Move the error_code block from divide_error to page_fault;
    > this removes one jump from the page_fault path.

    It is not clear that it is worth it. You want to align error_code and
    page_fault to 16 or 32 bytes bytes at least, and it would need to execute
    some nops depending on the length for fallthrough
    The jmp may be actually faster.


    -Andi

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