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    SubjectRe: please merge 64-bit jiffy patches.
    On Wed, Apr 17, 2002 at 11:07:49AM +0000, Tim Schmielau wrote:

    > Rik van Riel correctly suggested to merge it in 2.5 first. I have a
    > forward-ported version, but it has a minor locking issue on UP.

    I think that would be right. It touches a lot of code.

    > Albert Cahalan suggested to get rid of locking at all by only updating the
    > high word from the timer interupt. I will try to code this on the weekend.


    > I'm sorry I had no time for lobbying the merge in the last month.

    Anything I can do to help, just let me know. Right now I am actually facing
    costs because of this issue, so I am very much in favour of saving those
    costs 500 days from now :-)



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