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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86, microcode: Make reload interface per system
    On 06/18/2012 07:46 PM, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
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    > It is a pity this one is much harder to backport to 3.2 and 3.0. I'd
    > really like to have the new interface there. But it looks good, and we
    > will support the new /sys/devices/system/cpu/microcode/reload sysfs node
    > in Debian for the benefit of anyone using a newer kernel than the
    > distro's (which will be based on 3.2).
    >
    > So, fwiw, you have my:
    > Acked-by-unimportant-person: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@hmh.eng.br>
    >

    I have to admit to being slightly questioning to the whole "sysfs
    trigger, request_firmware" interface... it seems royally backwards to me
    (it makes sense for the initial firmware load, I guess, but that is
    better done early.)

    Either way I don't have a hugely strong preference.

    -hpa



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