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    SubjectRe: [Bug Fix]: Do 32-bit table calculations in pre-processor
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    On Fri July 3 2009, Andi Kleen wrote:
    > "Michael S. Zick" <lkml@morethan.org> writes:
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    > > Here is one I have found useful in my VIA processor bug hunting:
    >
    > Could you please expand a bit what bug this is supposed to fix?
    >

    I make no claims for it at the moment - too early in the test process.
    Just the general observation that it takes 0.5M to describe 0.5G of ram.

    Also,
    the observation that (1<<32) drops the bit off the left end of a 32-bit value.
    You can see the result in the portion of the post you snipped out. ;)

    Mike
    > -Andi
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