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Re: [f-cpu] (Code Review) Call for general/public code review

On Fri, Nov 23, 2001 at 11:05:25PM +0100, Yann Guidon wrote:
> > Public review is a good idea (it's one of te core principles of the
> > Open Source programming model).  Doing it one file at a time is not so
> > good, IMHO.
> it was an idea. If you have a better, simpler, whatever, one,
> just tell us :-)

Unit/module based.

> Only a few subscribers of this mailing list have read most files
> and even less understand them. Posting one files a day on the list
> will expose and explain every file, so lurkers can have a better
> overview. This will also allow to detail stuffs that we once forgot,
> remember what and whys, enhance the documentation...

I can post the files, but currently I have no time to write
documentation -- for the next 6 months I will be very busy.

> A general code review becomes necessary because our code trees
> are getting rather anarchic, i think. it's slowly "rotting"
> and it requires continuous efforts.


> btw, on the french mailing list, we started speaking about the
> integer divider unit. Cedric has got an algorithm and he'll work
> on it during the next weeks, i guess, starting with behavioural
> dedfinitions. To simplify things, the clock will be halved locally
> to avoid pipelining the 64-bit substractor...

Can you (or cedric) please provide some details?

 Michael "Tired" Riepe <Michael.Riepe@stud.uni-hannover.de>
 "All I wanna do is have a little fun before I die"
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