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SubjectRe: Bogomips Replacement
Joe Barr <warthawg@ecpi.com> wrote:

> What I want to do is rip out the bogomips code and replace it with something
> completely different. Does anyone know who currently maintains it? As I
> recall from the Geek Bowl earlier this year in NYC, nobody really knows what
> that bogomips stuff does anyway.

The bogomips code is used to calibrate a timing loop which is used in various
drivers and other places. Where did you get the idea that nobody knows this?

Charles
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