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Re: [patch] Record REG_POINTER in more cases


On Mon, Mar 22, 2004 at 09:47:13AM -0700, law@redhat.com wrote:
> That works on most architectures -- but the PA's braindamaged notion that
> segment selection should be from the base register only rather than the
> effective address means that such code would be unsafe.  One of the mn10x
> targets had this insanity as well IIRC. 

HP's influence in IA-64 design means that it's a problem for
ilp32 ia64 as well.  :-(



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