cvs commit: src/sys/dev/acpica5 acpi_timer.c

YONETANI Tomokazu qhwt+dfly at
Tue Oct 9 21:20:53 PDT 2007

On Tue, Oct 09, 2007 at 10:03:04AM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :>
> :
> :Please let me know if this change alone causes any problems to you.
> :This one is needed for the sysresource patch I posted last month
> :to work properly, but I wished to know if it has any side-effect
> :to ACPI timer code.
> :
> :Cheers.
>     Check that the system is still able to switch to using the ACPI timer
>     as its main timekeeping timer.  It wasn't really designed to be done
>     at attach time but it might work ok.

Actually the commit moves the timer test from identify into probe, is it
still not a good thing?
I tried the patch on two machines(my laptop and my mail server), and it
didn't change kern.cputimer.*, so I assume it didn't break the timer here.


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