RE: [PATCH 1/2] x86, mce, therm_throt: Optimize logging of thermal throttle messages

From: Luck, Tony
Date: Thu Oct 17 2019 - 19:53:22 EST

> * we throttle the machine from within the kernel - whatever that may mean
> * if that doesn't help, we stop scheduling !root tasks
> * if that doesn't help, we halt

The silicon will do that "halt" step all by itself if the temperature
continues to rise and hits the highest of the temperature thresholds.