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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] abuse of macros in swab.h


    On Tue, 19 Sep 2000, Linus Torvalds wrote:

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    >
    > On Tue, 19 Sep 2000, David S. Miller wrote:
    > >
    > > Would you mind taking a look at the difference in code output when
    > > register pressure in a given function is moderate to high? :-)
    >
    > Immaterial.
    >
    > If somebody cares about performance, they'd just better create the proper
    > architecture-specific macros.
    >
    > Correctness first.

    Well, Andi's variant with statement expression looks like a decent
    compromise - it's gccism, indeed, but IIRC it was on the list of approved
    extensions. I would go with it.

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