Re: MTRR control

Tim Hockin (
Sun, 14 Dec 1997 11:41:23 -0600 (CST)

> Other solution might be to have per-task option of programs 'sticky'
> to some CPU. Then, doing this on SMP would be simple task of insmoding
> while on cpu #0, and then insmoding at cpu #1. If we have more tasks
> like this, then 'sticky to CPU' task flag will be worth
> implementing... (Because adding inter CPU event for so not frequent
> think like config registers change is overkill in my eyes.)

I have something like this in progress - pset. As soon as I manage to get
a distribution installed on my newly repaired (so they say..still sounds
strange to me) drive, I'll get it usable, and post the patch..

if you want to be sure not to miss it, drop me a line, and I'll send you a
personal note.

Tim Hockin
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