Re: [POWERNOW PATCH] x86: powernow-k8 move power management MSRsdeclaration to msr-index.h
From: Dave Jones
Date: Sat Jun 20 2009 - 10:53:57 EST
On Sat, Jun 20, 2009 at 03:56:21PM +0530, Jaswinder Singh Rajput wrote:
> Keep all MSRs declaration in msr-index.h to easily access MSRs declaration.
> Signed-off-by: Jaswinder Singh Rajput <jaswinderrajput@xxxxxxxxx>
The objection I have to this, is that there's no other use for these MSRs
outside of a powernow driver. They aren't "power management MSRs"
they're "powernow MSRs".
IMO msr-index should be used for MSRs that may be used by multiple files,
reducing duplication. Here we're just moving something around for
no obvious benefit.
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