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Date:	Sun, 30 May 2010 11:20:02 +0200
From:	Andi Kleen <andi@...stfloor.org>
To:	Len Brown <lenb@...nel.org>
Cc:	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>, x86@...nel.org,
	linux-pm@...ts.linux-foundation.org,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 8/8] intel_idle: create a native cpuidle driver for select intel processors

Len Brown <lenb@...nel.org> writes:

>> ... What happens when an additional CPU is brought online? 
>> It melts?  ;)
>
> With the current driver, processors hot-added after modprobe
> will use C1 only, and not use deeper C-states.

I agree with Andrew that it will likely not be a lot of 
effort to restructure the driver to handle cpu hotplug
properly, and it's better done from the beginning.

-Andi

-- 
ak@...ux.intel.com -- Speaking for myself only.
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