Re: 2.1.4 exception question

Richard Henderson (
Wed, 16 Oct 1996 14:54:22 -0500 (CDT)

Linus wrote:
> The above five things are the most important for me right now. Is there
> anybody who would like to look into this? There are other areas that need
> minor optimizations too, but the above five are the ones I _know_ have to be
> fixed in order to get the full performance advantage of the new scheme.

I'm willing to take a stab at the Alpha bits. I've recently written
e.g., strncpy for libc, and all that is still fresh in my mind.

And I think a short break from libc is order at this point in time. :-/

> I'll be leaving for a week in the US this Sunday (househunting)

Oh, coming to our side of the pond?