Re: [Linux-ia64] [PATCH] Performance Patch for TLB misses

From: Christian Hildner <>
Date: 2002-11-12 19:43:02
David Mosberger schrieb:

> Useless to the user, but dangerous to the health of the machine!
> Please note that attribute aliasing can lead to a machine-check and
> therefore is an absolute no-no (the machine check could be triggered
> either by a hardware-prefetch or due to speculative memory accesses
> inside the kernel).
>         --david

David, John, Mario,

I still haven't read volume 2 (System Architecture) to the end, so I learned another piece of
the total complexity of IA64 now. Maybe you want to use the other two ideas for 2.5 kernels. But
only if you like them.

Received on Tue Nov 12 01:03:43 2002

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