Re: [patch] SMP alternatives

From: H. Peter Anvin
Date: Wed Nov 23 2005 - 17:53:45 EST

Andi Kleen wrote:
Uhm... maybe we think of it differently, but typically I consider the host rings (which is what I talked about above) as orthogonal to the guest ring. To the host, the guest is just a process in ring 3.

I don't think your thoughts match the terminology as used by Intel/AMD/Xen
at least.

Perhaps not. The Intel terminology seems really confused, especially.


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