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This directory contains preliminary assembly code for nails-enabled
21264. The code is not very well optimized.
1. The *mul_* functions use too many registers. Several temps could be
2. The *mul_1 functions load from up and rp very early. The code could be
considerably simplified with later loads.
3. The addmul_1 and submul_1 functions run 1.25 cycles/limb slower than
possible with better U0/U1/L0/L1 scheduling.