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Date:	Mon, 26 Oct 2009 10:01:07 -0400
From:	Steven Rostedt <>
To:	Wu Zhangjin <>
	Thomas Gleixner <>,
	Ralf Baechle <>,
	Nicholas Mc Guire <>,
	Richard Sandiford <>,
	David Daney <>,
	Adam Nemet <>,
	Patrik Kluba <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH -v5 02/11] MIPS: add mips_timecounter_read() to get
 high precision timestamp

On Sun, 2009-10-25 at 23:16 +0800, Wu Zhangjin wrote:
> This patch implement a mips_timecounter_read(), which can be used to get
> high precision timestamp without extra lock.
> It is based on the clock counter register and the
> timecounter/cyclecounter abstraction layer of kernel.
> Signed-off-by: Wu Zhangjin <>
> ---
>  arch/mips/include/asm/time.h |   19 +++++++++++++++++++
>  arch/mips/kernel/csrc-r4k.c  |   41 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>  arch/mips/kernel/time.c      |    2 ++

Some patches touch core tracing code, and some are arch specific. Now
the question is how do we go. I prefer that we go the path of the
tracing tree (easier for me to test). But every patch that touches MIPS
arch, needs an Acked-by from the MIPS maintainer. Which I see is Ralf
(on the Cc of this patch set.)


-- Steve

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