Re: [Linux-ia64] Re: Status on ioremap patch

From: David Mosberger <davidm_at_napali.hpl.hp.com>
Date: 2004-03-04 09:58:35
>>>>> On Wed, 3 Mar 2004 16:12:33 +0100 (CET), Hugo Kohmann <hugo@dolphinics.no> said:

  Hugo> supports some kind of kernel write-combine, why not IA64 ??

I don't think anybody has anything _against_ adding such a feature, if
done properly ("properly" ~= the resulting interface must be safe and
prevent memory-attribute conflicts).  AFAIR, the last patch didn't
address the memory-attribute issue at all, so it wasn't fit for
general use.

	--david
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