[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] mvebu, tegra: make CPU subtype default to vfp3-d16

Petr Štetiar ynezz at true.cz
Wed Apr 1 12:54:35 EDT 2020

Klaus Kudielka <klaus.kudielka at gmail.com> [2020-04-01 16:52:41]:


> omap & sunxi/cortexa8 are both cortex-a8.

good point, I've missed that.

> So, tegra and mvebu/cortexa9 are the *only* targets with arm_cortex-a9_vfpv3
> (-d16) packages?

Seems so.

> If we switch both, like Tomasz did, arm_cortex-a9_vfpv3 would not be needed
> anymore, and be replaced by -d16. Why does that cost more resources?

It doesn't, you're right.

> (Okay, a few snapshot users would have to upgrade if they want to install
> packages, but this is the master branch anyway)

That master branch is going to be next release at some point. Just wondering
now if this change could have some impact during upgrade from 19.07.y release.

> Nevermind, just a stupid idea, to avoid unneeded complexity.

But so far the best idea :-)

So I've marked this patch as 'Rejected', solved, thanks.

-- ynezz

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