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    SubjectRe: [patch] string-486.h modified
    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.

    -- Jamie
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