[committed] PA long branch support

John David Anglin dave@hiauly1.hia.nrc.ca
Sun Apr 9 20:31:00 GMT 2006


> One of the ways I used to test this this kind of stuff was to 
> drastically reduce the maximum displacement for the short branches.
> 
> ie, for a simple conditional I might claim the maximum displacement
> was +- 8 bytes to force it to use a longer version. 

That's a good idea.  I should define symbolic constants for the limits
so this kind of test is easy.

Dave
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