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Date:	Mon, 26 Oct 2009 11:29:45 -0700
From:	Mike Travis <travis@....com>
To:	Arjan van de Ven <arjan@...radead.org>
CC:	Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu>,
	Dmitry Adamushko <dmitry.adamushko@...il.com>,
	Tigran Aivazian <tigran@...azian.fsnet.co.uk>,
	Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
	Jack Steiner <steiner@....com>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@...or.com>, x86@...nel.org,
	Andreas Mohr <andi@...as.de>, Hugh Dickins <hugh@...itas.com>,
	Hannes Eder <hannes@...neseder.net>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 6/8] SGI x86_64 UV: Limit the number of microcode messages



Arjan van de Ven wrote:
> On Sun, 25 Oct 2009 17:37:04 +0100
> Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu> wrote:
> 
>> Having the precise microcode version printed (or exposed somewhere in 
>> /sys) is useful - sometimes when there's a weird crash in some
>> prototype CPU one of the first questions from hw vendors is 'which
>> precise microcode version was that?'.
> 
> something like
> /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/microcode/version ?
> 
> (yes that is there today ;-)
> 
> 

Thanks.  That's good information.

Mike
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