Re: CPU capabilities -- an update proposal

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Fri Feb 02 2001 - 20:14:44 EST

Hugh Dickins wrote:
> I wonder (you or hpa may very quickly point out why this is stupid
> and impossible), could we move the identify_cpu() calls into
> cpu_init()? I used to think it was called too early for that, but
> now I see it's already using current, smp_processor_id(), printk().

I like that idea. I think it would clean up a lot of crud.


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