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From: Ingo Molnar <>
To: Guillaume Chazarain <>
	Linus Torvalds <>,
	LKML <>,
	john stultz <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Adrian Bunk <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] i386: Prevent early access to TSC to avoid crash on TSCless systems
Date: Sat, 24 Mar 2007 23:32:43 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

* Guillaume Chazarain <> wrote:

> >+static int tsc_enabled;
> So, now we have tsc_disable, tsc_enabled and tsc_unstable. I can 
> understand the latter, but this lacks orthogonality IMHO.

tsc_disable should be renamed to tsc_disable_override or so, to signal 
that it's only the mirror of the 'notsc' flag the user passed in over 
the boot line.


      reply	other threads:[~2007-03-24 22:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-03-24 22:02 Thomas Gleixner
2007-03-24 22:09 ` Ingo Molnar
2007-03-24 22:30 ` Guillaume Chazarain
2007-03-24 22:32   ` Ingo Molnar [this message]

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