Re: [PATCH RESEND 0/3] perf, amd: Support for Family 16h L2IPerformance Counters

From: Borislav Petkov
Date: Wed Apr 10 2013 - 08:29:11 EST

On Wed, Apr 10, 2013 at 02:12:42PM +0200, Stephane Eranian wrote:
> >> Ah well, that crap seems to have slipped in in Feb when I was still a
> >> near vegetable and not paying much attention.
> >>
> >> /me curses a bit.
> >>
> >> I don't suppose we can deprecate it and remove this stuff?
> >
> > I think we can - if there's a functional replacement.
> >
> Does the existing code expose a type in sysfs?
> If not then you cannot do this transparently, I am afraid
> because the syntax would be different, i.e., not cpu/...
> I reviewed the code and tested it. But at the time, I thought
> you had agreed on the approach used.

Btw, Robert is away this week. I'll CC him - he might still read email.


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