Re: [GIT PULL] C-SKY(csky) Port for Linux 4.20
From: Geert Uytterhoeven
Date: Mon Oct 29 2018 - 08:24:16 EST
On Mon, Oct 29, 2018 at 12:27 PM Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 29, 2018 at 11:26 AM Geert Uytterhoeven
> <geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > 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?
> > Kalray MPPA?
> Ok, I stand corrected. I found the sources at , which look like they
> are getting ready for an initial submission.
>  https://github.com/kalray/linux_coolidge/commits/kalray-v4.19-rc8
Cool, I didn't know they were that close ;-)
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