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    SubjectRe: [patch] string-486.h modified
    Jamie Lokier wrote:
    > Petko Manolov wrote:
    > > I don't see the point of string-486.c - string-486.h is a replacement
    > > of string.h for i[45]86 machines so let stay in include directory.
    > The point is it may run faster due to better i-cache usage. Remember
    > also that 486 machines don't have much memory, so the gain from reducing
    > kernel size is more significant. (Less paging etc.)


    > You'd still want string-486.h to _call_ the larger routines in
    > string-486.c, using FASTCALL or your choice of alternate registers.

    I am not very sure if Linus will like the idea.

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