[lkml]   [2007]   [Jul]   [20]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86: Create clflush() inline, remove hardcoded wbinvd
    On Fri, Jul 20, 2007 at 02:19:58PM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    > Create an inline function for clflush(), with the proper arguments,
    > and use it instead of hard-coding the instruction.
    > This also removes one instance of hard-coded wbinvd, based on a patch
    > by Bauder de Oliveira Costa.

    I don't see much sense in it. CLFLUSH is not priviledged, paravirt
    doesn't need to change and this adds just an unnecessary layer of abstraction.

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2007-07-20 23:31    [W:0.018 / U:36.540 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site