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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] i386/setup.c cpuinfo notsc
    "Maciej W. Rozycki" wrote:
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    > On Mon, 15 Jan 2001, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    >
    > > I would personally prefer to export the global flags separately from the
    > > per-CPU flags. Not only is it more correct, it would help catch these
    > > kinds of bugs!!!
    >
    > That's what I am going to do. Basically to recode cpu_has_* macros to
    > use global flags as that's the intuitive name and use a set of different
    > names for the SMP bootstrap code to access boot_cpu_data (possibly
    > boot_has_* or boot_cpu_has_*).
    >

    Right, but I'd also like to see the global flags exported explicitly to
    /proc/cpuinfo.

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