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    SubjectRe: Cyrix 6x86MX and Centaur C6 CPUs in 2.1.102
    On Thu, May 21, 1998 at 03:44:27PM +0200, Martin Mares wrote:

    > > BTW TSC calibration in the setup code would allow showing MHz rating in
    > > /proc/cpuinfo, so people would stop wondering why they get bogomips such
    > > and such everytime a new x86 processor comes out.
    > This would be interesting, but remember that CPU clock speed need not
    > to be equal TSC frequency.

    Yes, but for all the chips produced up to now it is equal, and for later
    chips we may decide based on the chip revision / manufacturer and if needed
    apply a TSC per sec / CPU clocks per sec ratio for the respective chip to
    get the correct CPU frequency.


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