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Re: RFC: MIPS clones without lwl/lwr/swl/swr


>>>>> "Mark" == Mark Mitchell <mark@codesourcery.com> writes:

 Mark> Chiming in randomly, I actually think an option focusing on the
 Mark> patented-ness of these instructions is not the best choice.
 Mark> What if there are more some day, or the patent gets
 Mark> invalidated, or the user doesn't know about the patent?  How
 Mark> about -mno-<something>-load-store?

I'll second that.  -m[no-]unaligned-load-store precisely describes the
feature.  Referring to patents just gives us a meaningless switch; you
might as well use -m[no-]frobnitz.

      paul


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