Building a recent (1.7.4rc2r30303) v1.7 tarball on a (QEMU-emulated) MIPS64
system I find that the opal atomics test fail.
Applying the "for trunk" patch I attached to ticket #3039 roughly 1 year
ago resolves the problems for me. I suppose it would be great if at least
one person with real MIPS h/w could verify.
As far as I am concerned there is no "pressure" to push this into 1.7.4 if
time is tight. I am just (re)testing this platform and reporting the
results for completeness.
Paul H. Hargrove PHHargrove_at_[hidden]
Future Technologies Group
Computer and Data Sciences Department Tel: +1-510-495-2352
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Fax: +1-510-486-6900