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SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/2] jump label: update for .39
On Fri, 2011-03-11 at 00:32 +0100, Thomas Gleixner wrote:

> > It should work, but it hurts my eyes to see the source code forcing a 64-bit
> > word to 32-bit alignment.
> We solved such stuff with macros in other places already.
> #ifdef 64bit
> # define BLA 8
> #else
> # define BLA 4
> #endif
> and then use
> .aling BLA
> Where is the problem?

That's basically the solution that Jason came up with, and what I
expected. What caught my eye was that David Miller had .align 4 for this
on sparc which is the one arch that is truly picky about such things. As
I understood more about this, I see that would work for both archs.

That doesn't mean I'm against the .align BLA solution.

-- Steve

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