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Date:	Thu, 22 May 2014 23:00:22 +0200
From:	Borislav Petkov <>
To:	Bjorn Helgaas <>
Cc:	Suravee Suthikulpanit <>,
	Robert Richter <>,
	Daniel J Blueman <>,
	Andreas Herrmann <>,
	"" <>,
	Aravind Gopalakrishnan <>,
	"" <>,
	Borislav Petkov <>,
	Myron Stowe <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH V5 3/4] x86/PCI: Stop enabling ECS for AMD CPUs after

On Thu, May 22, 2014 at 02:20:04PM -0600, Bjorn Helgaas wrote:
> Even if MMCONFIG does work fine on everything from Fam10h onwards, we
> still depend on the BIOS to provide a correct MCFG table.

It is very hazy memory of mine that starting with F10h, we had an MCFG
table always present but I don't remember anymore. Maybe I'm even
remembering it wrong.

In any case, as Andreas and I pointed out, this is AMD's decision so if
they're fine with F16h, then it is definitely not my place to disagree.



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