COMPARE_AND_EXCHANGE for linux-powerpc

Edouard G. Parmelan egp at
Sun Feb 25 22:04:28 PST 2001

Carlos Valiente wrote:

> The assembler included in my linuxppc distro doesn like the opcode 'stwcx` 
> (Store Word Conditional Exchange). The error message is "Error: Unrecognized 
> opcode: `stwcx'". I have tried with the latest binutils (2.10.1) but it 
> doesn't help either.  I will keep investigating, though

Oops, its 'stwcx.' (note the dot) :-(
Edouard G. Parmelan

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