[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC UNTESTED PATCH] Add IA-64 assembly byteswapping functions.
Thu Oct 23 10:40:03 CEST 2008
Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> writes:
> On Thu, Oct 23, 2008 at 03:11:10AM +0200, Diego 'Flameeyes' Petten? wrote:
>> This *totally untested* patch copies over the IA-64 optimised
>> byteswapping code that is currently in glib 2.18.
>> --- /dev/null
>> +++ b/libavutil/ia64/bswap.h
>> @@ -0,0 +1,75 @@
>> +#define bswap_16 bswap_16
> This is a nop.
Yes it is, but it's needed to inform the top-level bswap.h that this
function is defined.
>> +static av_always_inline av_const uint16_t bswap_16(uint16_t x)
>> + uint16_t __v;
> This is an illegal variable name, names starting with __ are reserved
> for the system. Please educate the glib guys about this.
Good luck with that. They probably believe they *are* the system, the
universe, and God almighty, all at the same time.
>> + __asm__ __volatile__ ("shl %0 = %1, 48 ;;"
> Just 'volatile' is more portable.
Is it even necessary?
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