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Re: Intent to port to ia64



Previously Bernd Eckenfels wrote:
> Is this supported by the inux Kernel, too? I mean are there 2 Syscall
> interfaces, or do you have to laod a sepcial libc?

Same basic syscall interface, but different numbering. Linux ia32 syscalls
start at 1, Linux ia64 starts at 1025. For really amusing syscall
numbering see mips, which uses:

    SVR4		1-999
    SYS V		1000-1999
    BSD 4.3		2000-2999
    POSIX		3000-3999
    Linux		4000-4999

Wichert.

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