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Re: [Xen-devel] Fam10+ extended config space enabling

>>> On 06.01.11 at 12:47, Robert Richter <robert.richter@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> I don't know if xen is capable to emulate per-node msrs, presumable
> not. I don't have an overview which other per-node msrs might be worth
> to be supported by xen. If so, it might be better to implement support
> for per-node msrs.

The question isn't about emulating, but about letting Dom0 control
the whole platform (if e.g. Dom0 is booted with just 2 [virtual] CPUs
on a large system, it's clear that it'll be very unlikely that it manages
to enabled ECS on all nodes when it issues the MSR writes on just
the two physical CPUs underlying two virtual ones happen to run

> But I am fine with a setup with pci access for some nb devices, but
> would rather leave the setup via msrs as a fallback.

Okay, I'll craft something long those lines.


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