Re: Why Plan 9 C compilers don't have asm("")

From: David S. Miller (
Date: Fri Jul 06 2001 - 18:54:07 EST

Rick Hohensee writes:
> Forth chips aren't modern in the true-multi-user sense, but if an
> individual were to design such a beast they could get several of them,
> hundreds maybe, on FPGAs available now. Such things are coming, because a
> Forth chip IS something an individual can design.

And I suppose this zero-cost call is also handling things like keeping
an N stage deep pipeline full during this call right?

David S. Miller
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