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Re: [PATCH] MIPS32 DSP intrinsics


On Thu, Jun 02, 2005 at 04:51:09PM -0700, David S. Miller wrote:
> Since the code documents the chip, I don't see what is the big deal
> about releasing the chip ISA document.  Someone could write such
> a document using the information in the patch anyways.

Except they can't, because essentially all of the new instructions
are implemented as unspecs.  We have no idea what they do, aside
from what one can infer from the mnemonic.


r~


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