Re: PXM/Nid/SLIT patch

From: Jesse Barnes <jbarnes_at_sgi.com>
Date: 2004-02-19 06:06:22
On Wed, Feb 18, 2004 at 01:56:48PM -0500, Robert Picco wrote:
> >I know HP basically owns the IA64 ports, but honestly can't you fix
> >the firmware to return sane information instead?  i.e. move the above
> >fix to firmware instead of letting linux fixup the reported data.
>
> Well some of us would like to see this too.  Some legacy requirements 
> from our other supported OSes require this to be the default 
> configuration.  Perhaps a different default can be made in the future or 
> some IPMI tool to change the default.

Ah, that explains it, it's what I expected (I've heard of other NUMA
boxes that do this too).  Hmm...

Jesse
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