Re: For 2.1 : Painful but I think needed

David S. Miller (
Thu, 13 Jun 1996 11:10:41 -0700

Date: Thu, 13 Jun 1996 13:38:45 +0100
From: Alan Cox <>

Anyone in the "non intel" architecture camp with similar needs that
mean this isnt the right solution ?

It will neither help nor hinder the Sparc stuff, but may be needed for
various MIPS SMP ports. So go ahead, the mechanism/interface looks
fine to me ;)

David S. Miller