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From: Yinghai Lu <Yinghai.Lu@Sun.COM>
To: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Cc: Andi Kleen <andi@firstfloor.org>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: [PATCH] x86_64: make amd quad core 8 socket system not be clustered_box v2
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2008 21:48:42 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200802232148.43255.yinghai.lu@sun.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <47BF1BD9.4020808@firstfloor.org>


quad core 8 socket system will have apic id lifting.the apic id range could
be [4, 0x23]. and apic_is_clustered_box will think that need to three clusters
and that is large than 2. So it is treated as clustered_box.

and will get

Marking TSC unstable due to TSCs unsynchronized

even the CPUs have X86_FEATURE_CONSTANT_TSC set.

this patch will check if the cpu is from AMD.

Signed-off-by: Yinghai Lu <yinghai.lu@sun.com>

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/apic_64.c b/arch/x86/kernel/apic_64.c
index d8d03e0..7d8ffda 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/apic_64.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/apic_64.c
@@ -1180,9 +1180,19 @@ __cpuinit int apic_is_clustered_box(void)
 {
 	int i, clusters, zeros;
 	unsigned id;
-	u16 *bios_cpu_apicid = x86_bios_cpu_apicid_early_ptr;
+	u16 *bios_cpu_apicid;
 	DECLARE_BITMAP(clustermap, NUM_APIC_CLUSTERS);
 
+	/*
+	 * there is not this kind of box with AMD CPU yet.
+	 * Some AMD box with quadcore cpu and 8 sockets apicid
+	 * will be [4, 0x23] or [8, 0x27] could be thought to
+	 * have three apic_clusters. So go out early.
+	 */
+	if (boot_cpu_data.x86_vendor == X86_VENDOR_AMD)
+		return 0;
+
+	bios_cpu_apicid = x86_bios_cpu_apicid_early_ptr;
 	bitmap_zero(clustermap, NUM_APIC_CLUSTERS);
 
 	for (i = 0; i < NR_CPUS; i++) {

  parent reply	other threads:[~2008-02-24  5:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 48+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-21 10:58 [PATCH] x86_64: make amd quad core 8 socket system not be clustered_box Yinghai Lu
2008-02-22 12:25 ` Andi Kleen
2008-02-22 19:02   ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-22 19:00     ` Andi Kleen
2008-02-22 19:04       ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-22 19:07         ` Andi Kleen
2008-02-22 19:07           ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-22 19:10             ` Andi Kleen
2008-02-23  8:55               ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-24  5:48       ` Yinghai Lu [this message]
2008-02-24  7:50         ` [PATCH] x86_64: make amd quad core 8 socket system not be clustered_box v2 Ingo Molnar
2008-02-24 12:29         ` Andi Kleen
2008-02-24 23:00           ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-25  1:52             ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-25  2:32             ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-25  5:36               ` [PATCH] x86_64: for apic_is_clustered_box for vsmp v2 Yinghai Lu
2008-02-25  6:43                 ` [PATCH] x86: vSMP selection in config Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26 19:40                   ` Kconfig configuration restore bug [Was: x86: vSMP selection in config] Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-27  2:59                     ` Roman Zippel
2008-02-29  4:09                     ` [PATCH 1/3] fix recursive dependencies Roman Zippel
2008-02-29  5:05                       ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-29 13:22                         ` Roman Zippel
2008-02-29 17:40                           ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-29 20:05                             ` Ingo Molnar
2008-02-29 20:04                       ` Ingo Molnar
2008-02-29  4:10                     ` [PATCH 2/3] fix choice dependency check Roman Zippel
2008-04-28 21:08                       ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-29  4:11                     ` [PATCH 3/3] add named choice group Roman Zippel
2008-02-26 20:05                   ` [PATCH] x86: vSMP selection in config Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-26 21:03                     ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-25  5:39           ` [PATCH] x86_64: make amd quad core 8 socket system not be clustered_box v2 Yinghai Lu
2008-02-25 19:08           ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-25 22:05             ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26  3:39               ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-26  3:46                 ` Andi Kleen
2008-02-26  4:05                   ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-26  5:27                     ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26 18:42                       ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-26 19:00                         ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26 20:32                           ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-26 21:09                             ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26 21:10                             ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26 21:24                               ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-26 23:16                                 ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-26 23:31                                   ` Ravikiran Thirumalai
2008-02-26 23:41                                     ` Yinghai Lu
2008-02-22 19:08     ` [PATCH] x86_64: make amd quad core 8 socket system not be clustered_box Yinghai Lu
2008-02-22 18:59       ` Andi Kleen

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