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SubjectRe: [PATCH] optimised memmove() for alpha
On Sat, May 22, 1999 at 06:49:15PM +0100, Tim Waugh wrote:

> You need to add a #define __HAVE_ARCH_MEMMOVE to
> include/asm-alpha/string.h.

Yes, I've got that, I just forgot to diff that directory.

> Also, your patch seems to be broken. Sometimes it doesn't copy enough.


> I can't see any of that in that patch, but scrolling around with emacs,
> sometimes an 'if' turns into a 'ff'. Linus, I've left you on the cc list

I haven't had any problems with it. I'm not sure I understand what you mean by
the above code. I'll write some tests and see how it stands up.

I sent it to Linus not so much to get him to apply it but in the hope he'd
look at it, since he wrote the original memcpy().

Martin Lucina Wellington, New Zealand
I've always been mad I know I've been mad like the most of us are
Pretty hard to explain why you're a madman even if you're not mad

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