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Re: [PATCH v2][MIPS] fix CRT_CALL_STATIC_FUNCTION macro


On Fri, 6 Feb 2015, Mike Stump wrote:

> > This consideration made me realise I've had a patch outstanding for some 
> > 10 years to convert all the `BAL x' instructions there to `BLTZAL $0, x'.  
> > This has always been a good idea in case implementations recognised the 
> > special case and avoided involving branch prediction, and I believe it has 
> > become even more apparent with r6 calling it NAL.
> 
> Ick, no.

 Hmm, have you hit `send' too quickly by any chance?  There's surely a 
further part missing from your post where you'd explain what you mean.

  Maciej


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