[PATCH v3 part1 07/11] ARM64 / ACPI: Introduce arch_fix_phys_package_id() for cpu topology
hanjun.guo at linaro.org
Sun Apr 27 20:00:01 PDT 2014
On 2014-4-25 22:52, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 25, 2014 at 09:20:13PM +0800, Hanjun Guo wrote:
>> + * Use the CPU slot number provided by ACPI to update the physical
>> + * package id, then we can get the right value in the "physical id"
>> + * field of /proc/cpuinfo.
>> + */
>> +void arch_fix_phys_package_id(int num, u32 slot)
>> + struct cpu_topology *cpuid_topo = &cpu_topology[num];
>> + if (cpuid_topo->cluster_id == -1)
>> + cpuid_topo->cluster_id = slot;
> This isn't going to work once we parse the MPIDR - we will always have a
> cluster ID from MPIDR unless the system is uniprocessor (which doesn't
> seem like it's going to be a common or useful case). We'll either need
> to have something in the topology parsing path which goes out and
> queries ACPI before we try to parse MPIDR or this will need to just set
> whatever it's told to set unconditionally.
I prefer the latter way.
Since platform software (firmware) knows the topology of the system, if
ACPI describes a slot number for this CPU, I think we can use it
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