Re: should ia64_spinlock_contention do backoff?

From: David Mosberger <>
Date: 2004-03-27 10:44:42
>>>>> On Fri, 26 Mar 2004 09:16:52 -0800 (PST), said:

  Mark> We have 4-way Itanium2 systems here.  Is that large enough for testing?

Bigger is better and of course NUMA is harder than UMA, but certainly
4-way can provide useful data-points.

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