lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2009]   [Jul]   [3]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: [tip:perfcounters/urgent] x86: atomic64: Move the 32-bit atomic64_t implementation to a .c file
    tip-bot for Ingo Molnar writes:

    > Also, while at it, rename all uses of 'unsigned long long' to
    > the much shorter u64.
    >
    > This makes the appearance of the prototypes a lot nicer - and
    > it also uncovered a few bugs where (yet unused) API variants
    > had 'long' as their return type instead of u64.

    Did you consider making atomic64_t a signed type on 32-bit x86 like it
    is on all 64-bit platforms, and like atomic_t is everywhere?

    Paul.


    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2009-07-04 02:07    [W:0.018 / U:0.148 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site