Re: qcam on NetBSD

On Fri, 12 Jan 1996, Russell Nelson wrote:
> Problem is that the stupid 386 doesn't have a barrel shifter (shifts
> any number of bits in one cycle).

	As far as I know it has, you can do e.g. shl ax, cl or
	shl ax, [8-bit immediate constant] on a 386. This takes
	3 or 7 cycles depending on if the operand is a register
	or a memory address, as many of the 386 instructions do,
	and it's probably faster on a 486 or a Pentium...

// Jani Mattsson <jpm@iki.fi>

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