Dave Jones davej at redhat.com
Mon Nov 17 13:23:50 UTC 2003

On Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 09:22:00PM +0100, John Hearns wrote:

Hi John,

 > I note though that the oprofile module is built into
 > the 2.4.22-1.2115.nptlsmp kernel only - the uniprocessor one
 > hasn't got it. Anyone know why? Not looking to point fingers,
 > just curious as there might be an interesting reason.

historical reasons. Enabling UP-APIC has caused problems for
many systems in the past. Maybe for FC2 we can run a beta with
it on, and DMI blacklist any bad eggs, and see how far that
gets us.

FWIW, I miss oprofile on UP too 8-)


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