RE: [PATCH] compatibility syscall layer (lets try again)

From: David Mosberger (
Date: Mon Dec 09 2002 - 13:46:15 EST

>>>>> On Mon, 9 Dec 2002 09:35:59 -0800 (PST), Linus Torvalds <> said:

  Linus> And apparently ia64 is again being a singularly awkward
  Linus> architecture.

I don't want to interfere with your ability to take potshots ;-), but
just to avoid confusion: passing syscall arguments in registers is NOT
an architectural requirement, it just makes good sense.

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