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Re: PowerPC mnemonics
Peter Graf <email@example.com> writes:
> >The actual instruction set mnemonics should match, I've certainly not
> >noticed any differences.
> Just a few quick examples: lwi, lis, li are not in the Motorola manual.
> Vice versa I also tried some mnemonics from the Motorola manual, which
> GCC wouldn't accept.
lwi is a macro defined in arch.inc, lis and li are simplified
mnemonics defined in appendix F of the Programming Environments
manual. I'll agree that it is annoying that really useful information
like this is hidden away in an appendix, but that's IBM for you :-/
I would be interested to know what Motorola mnemonics are missing. Not
that we could do anything about it, this is would be a matter for the
GCC team to fix.
Nick Garnett eCos Kernel Architect
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