Wrong cpu nodes for cpuid driver
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Tue Jun 12 10:49:09 PDT 2007
On 6/12/07, Bryan Kadzban <bryan at kadzban.is-a-geek.net> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 12, 2007 at 07:22:58AM -0700, Dan Nicholson wrote:
> > In the current udev rules, we have:
> > KERNEL=="cpu[0-9]*", NAME="cpu/%n/cpu"
> > However, I believe these nodes should be cpu/%n/cpuid. That's what
> > they have in the suse and debian rules:
> That's what I get for figuring the kernel-provided name was accurate.
> If SuSE, Debian, and x86info all agree that it should be cpuid, then I'd
> say we need to change it. If you want to fix the file, go ahead;
> otherwise I will once I get home (in a few hours).
I'll fix it. Just for completeness, in Documentation/devices.txt in
the kernel, it also says:
203 char CPU CPUID information
0 = /dev/cpu/0/cpuid CPUID on CPU 0
1 = /dev/cpu/1/cpuid CPUID on CPU 1
So, that's probably pretty definitive. I'll fix it up.
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