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Subject: Re: [hwloc-users] Problem: hwloc-1.0rc1 on AMD Barcelona processor
From: Brice Goglin (Brice.Goglin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-04-29 07:50:34


On 29/04/2010 11:03, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> Brice Goglin, le Thu 29 Apr 2010 07:35:12 +0200, a écrit :
>
>> In the vast majority of cases, hwloc does nothing but reading what the
>> kernel says anyway.
>>
> Maybe we should explicit that in the documentation, advising users to
> first upgrade their BIOS and kernel before reporting seemingly strange
> topologies.
>

Agreed but we should put the kernel first in the list (I got baaaad
problems when trying to upgrade some BIOS because of strange topologies :))

Brice