Re: [linux-ia64] Predication vs. Branching

From: Dan Pop <>
Date: 2000-09-20 02:07:59
On Tue, 19 Sep 2000, Jonathan Case Nicklin wrote:

> This might not be the appropriate forum, but what the heck. Does anyone
> have
> a definitive answer on what happens to predicated instructions that are
> not
> executed (ie where in the pipeline are they discarded).

According to the manual, they become NOPs of the appropriate type.

Received on Tue Sep 19 08:08:10 2000

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