File:  [gforth] / gforth / arch / power / _sync_cache_range.c
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Sun Mar 9 15:17:00 2003 UTC (18 years, 6 months ago) by anton
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/* cache flushing for the PPC

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#include <stddef.h>
#include <sys/types.h>

/* the name is from an AIX (4.3) call (thanks to Dan Prener
   <> for this information) */
void _sync_cache_range(caddr_t addr, size_t size)
  size_t cache_block_size=32;
  caddr_t p=(caddr_t)(((long)addr)&-cache_block_size);

  /* this works for a single-processor PPC 604e, but may have
     portability problems for other machines; the ultimate solution is
     a system call, because the architecture is pretty shoddy in this
     area */
  for (; p < (addr+size); p+=cache_block_size)
    asm("dcbst 0,%0\n sync\n icbi 0,%0"::"r"(p));
  asm("sync\n isync"); /* PPC 604e needs the additional sync
			 according to Tim Olson */

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