Re: [PATCH] fix topology initialization

From: Jesse Barnes <>
Date: 2003-10-18 04:27:07
On Fri, Oct 17, 2003 at 07:05:11PM +0100, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 17, 2003 at 10:48:34AM -0700, Jesse Barnes wrote:
> > Now that NUMA kernels are working we can properly initialze the topology
> > information so that /sys/devices/system/node* & friends aren't empty.
> So with a proper topology API we can start to kill off the topology-related
> hwgfs mess?

I think this will provide some of the info that hwgfs provides, but not
all.  We still need a way to map PCI busses to nodes (or cpumasks,
whatever makes sense) and a way to map nodes & busses to physical, rack
mounted bricks.

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