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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] Cache size/sharing errors on 8x4 Opteron system
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-09-22 13:34:22


Brice Goglin, le Tue 22 Sep 2009 19:29:33 +0200, a écrit :
> Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > Such backend could be written to compensate for kernel bugs,
>
> Well, the kernel also uses cpuid to discover the cpu topology.

Yes, but from a user point of view it's easier to upgrade to a newer
hwloc than to a newer kernel.

Samuel