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Date:   Fri, 12 Apr 2019 22:40:49 +0200
From:   Brice Goglin <>
To:     Len Brown <>, Thomas Gleixner <>
Cc:     Morten Rasmussen <>,
        Peter Zijlstra <>, X86 ML <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/14] v2 multi-die/package topology support

Le 12/04/2019 à 21:52, Len Brown a écrit :
>>>> I think I prefer 's/threads/cpus/g' on that. Threads makes me think SMT,
>>>> and I don't think there's any guarantee the part in question will have
>>>> SMT on.
>>> I think 'threads' is a bit confusing as well. We seem to be using 'cpu'
>>> everywhere for something we can schedule tasks on, including the sysfs
>>> /sys/devices/system/cpu/ subdirs for each SMT thread on SMT systems.
> I agree with Peter and Morten.
> "cpu" is more clear and consistent than "thread" here.
> I'll spin the series with that string changed.

Agreed, I should have used that suffix from the beginning.


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