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SubjectP6 NOPs again: MPSC?
I've now noticed that the machine I call MPENTIUM4 for 32-bit kernels
is called MPSC for 64-bit kernels, and in that case it still doesn't
get the P6 NOPs which I'm guessing it ought to (yeah, I'm so excited
about the speedup I can expect from P6 NOPs, can we perhaps have a
little silvery "Using Genuine P6 NOPs" sticker to put on the box? ;)

I'm suspecting that the patch below is actually wrong, and that it's
really the "(X86_64 || !X86_GENERIC) &&" which should be changed;
but very unsure of my ground and what's right for CPU_GENERIC -
the 32/64 heritage of x86/Kconfig.cpu rather confuses me.

Over to you to do the right thing, I'm hoping, please, Peter!

Thanks,
Hugh

--- 2.6.25-rc5/arch/x86/Kconfig.cpu 2008-03-05 11:27:23.000000000 +0000
+++ linux/arch/x86/Kconfig.cpu 2008-03-10 18:48:10.000000000 +0000
@@ -388,7 +388,7 @@ config X86_OOSTORE
#
config X86_P6_NOP
def_bool y
- depends on (X86_64 || !X86_GENERIC) && (M686 || MPENTIUMII || MPENTIUMIII || MPENTIUMM || MCORE2 || MPENTIUM4)
+ depends on (X86_64 || !X86_GENERIC) && (M686 || MPENTIUMII || MPENTIUMIII || MPENTIUMM || MCORE2 || MPENTIUM4 || MPSC)

config X86_TSC
def_bool y


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