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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6.25-rc3] cpuidle: fix cpuidle time and usage overflow

    * Yi Yang <yi.y.yang@intel.com> wrote:

    > cpuidle C-state sysfs node time and usage are very easy to overflow
    > because they are all of unsigned int type, time will overflow within
    > about two hours, usage will take longer time to overflow, but they are
    > increasing for ever.
    >
    > This patch will convert them to unsigned long long.

    what happens if such an overflow happens - any particular regression or
    other misbehavior, or just funny looking stats in sysfs?

    Ingo


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