Re: [GIT PULL] C-SKY(csky) Port for Linux 4.20
From: Geert Uytterhoeven
Date: Mon Oct 29 2018 - 06:26:28 EST
On Mon, Oct 29, 2018 at 10:45 AM Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> One more general comment: I think this may well be the last new CPU
> architecture we ever add to the kernel. Both nds32 and c-sky are made
> by companies that also work on risc-v, and generally speaking risc-v
> seems to be killing off any of the minor licensable instruction set projects,
> just like ARM has mostly killed off the custom vendor-specific instruction
> sets already. If we add another architecture in the future, it may instead
> be something like the LLVM bitcode or WebAssembly, who knows?
Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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