phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Wed May 6 10:16:29 UTC 2009
In message <20090506101301.GA17874 at server.vk2pj.dyndns.org>, Peter Jeremy write
>A better solution would seem to be to use a HPET periodic timer.
Part of the problem is discovering the timers location early enough.
We have long (10 years) talked about doing (at least) two scans of
First scan to allocate missing resources
Second scan to get "important" hardware (console, timers)
Third scan to find the rest.
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