Re: How could HP help Debian
On Mon, Sep 15, 2003 at 01:06:13AM -0400, Grzegorz B. Prokopski wrote:
> > Emulating them in software with light-weight kernel syscalls.
> > Currently being worked on for the express purpose of helping
> > tausq fix Java :)
> Ah, - "Jave Everywhere", I see.
> So - where can I take a look at the code this "software emulation"
> of cmp&xchg (especially that you mentioned "kernel syscalls" which
> smells like a different idea of emulation than the simplest I had)?
In development tree on my test system? It's still quite alpha, and I'm
not done writing the locking bits. I currently have a lot of 'glibc
2.3.2' material to fix first.
Would you like to continue the work?