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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86: move the descriptions of VT-d to Documentations/x86/x86_64/boot-options.txt
    On Mon, 7 Jul 2008 23:23:39 +0900
    FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp> wrote:

    > On Mon, 7 Jul 2008 06:58:16 -0700
    > Arjan van de Ven <arjan@infradead.org> wrote:
    >
    > > On Mon, 7 Jul 2008 17:17:11 +0900
    > > FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp> wrote:
    > >
    > > > Documentations/x86/x86_64/boot-options.txt is the more appropriate
    > > > place for the descriptions of the VT-d IOMMU kernel parameters.
    > > >
    > > > Signed-off-by: FUJITA Tomonori <fujita.tomonori@lab.ntt.co.jp>
    > > > ---
    > > > Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt | 22
    > > > ---------------------- Documentation/x86/x86_64/boot-options.txt |
    > >
    > >
    > > I disagree.
    > > Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt needs to contain ALL of them.
    >
    > That's fine with me.
    >
    > Now the descriptions of other x86_64 IOMMUs parameters are in
    > x86_64/boot-options.txt. That's confusing. I just want to clean up it.
    >
    >
    > > It already can deal with some of them being only for some
    > > architectures, but it really should be the one-stop-shop for kernel
    > > parameters.
    >
    > Yeah, seems that only x86 and m64k have the own kernel parameters
    > file. I think that it would be better to merge them into
    > Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt.

    I like this alternative; one stop shop is for this information is very
    valuable

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