Re: [RFC PATCH v6 1/4] topology: Represent clusters of CPUs within a die

From: Andrew Jones
Date: Wed Apr 28 2021 - 05:48:35 EST

On 20/04/2021 12:18, Barry Song wrote:
> Currently the ID provided is the offset of the Processor
> Hierarchy Nodes Structure within PPTT. Whilst this is unique
> it is not terribly elegant so alternative suggestions welcome.

The ACPI table offsets are consistent with how other topology IDs are
generated. I once tried to make them a little more human friendly with
[1], but it was nacked.