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SubjectRe: [PATCH] use unlikely() for current_kernel_time() loop
Andi,

On Thu, 08 Jun 2006, Andi Kleen wrote:
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> > > Originally because it made assembly too unreadable. Later it was discovered
> > > it produces smaller code too.
> > >

Another quick check on Intel 630. w/o -fno-reorder-blocks: code increased 2% in
size; performance increased 2% per hyperthread; code still as readable with
objdump -S -d. Rather marginal one way or the other.

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