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    SubjectRe: IOAPIC and 8254
    David Woodhouse wrote:
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    > > there is the (valid) argument that raw unscaled values are very
    > > useful for debugging.
    >
    > Fine. So export HZ and raw data.

    raw values + units. (no need for a universal HZ)


    > It has also been suggested that we scale the values which we output to
    > userspace - not to seconds but to the original value of HZ which we used to use
    > on that architecture. This would appear to give us the worst of both worlds.

    but it lets you raise HZ while waiting for the "proper" solution to
    be implemented without hacking a lot of apps.


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