Re: [PATCH 2/4] oprofile update: CPU type as string

From: Horst von Brand (
Date: Tue Feb 11 2003 - 07:34:52 EST

John Levon <> said:
> This patch updates the horrible enum for the logical CPU type with a
> string instead.

Better use "ia32/P4" and so on, "i386/P4" makes little sense ;-)

You could (should?) place the CPU ID into the model spec too...

BTW, if nobody (except masochistic kernel source readers) sees this stuff,
what is the point? An enum uses less space than a char * + the string.

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