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From: Ingo Molnar <>
To: James Bottomley <>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <>,
	linux-kernel <>,
	Yinghai Lu <>, "H. Peter Anvin" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] x86: use CONFIG_X86_SMP instead of CONFIG_SMP
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 22:27:53 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1225400739.19324.18.camel@localhost.localdomain>

* James Bottomley <> wrote:

> >From 6e5fbb4691fd68f5b03608c5d8d96e4f189e623a Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: James Bottomley <>
> Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 13:11:48 -0500
> Subject: [VOYAGER] x86: use CONFIG_X86_SMP instead of CONFIG_SMP
> CONFIG_SMP is used for features which work on *all* x86 boxes. 
> CONFIG_X86_SMP is used for standard PC like x86 boxes (for things 
> like multi core and apics)

i've applied your fix to tip/x86/urgent, as it's obviously correct in 
the current scheme of things, thanks!

but that needless build-time distinction should go away. We can now 
support a whole host of 'weird' SMP boxes via genapic and x86_quirks.


      reply	other threads:[~2008-10-30 21:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-10-30 21:05 James Bottomley
2008-10-30 21:27 ` Ingo Molnar [this message]

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