|[News] What a PPC linux kernel hacker thinks about the Articia||ANN.lu|
|Posted on 14-Jun-2004 23:52 GMT by JohnV||68 comments|
Here's what Benjamin Herrenschmidt, a respectable linuxPPC kernel hacker
thinks about the Articia.
is some interesting thread about the Articia. Note that Benjamin Herrenschmidt
is a clued linuxPPC kernel hacker with lot of
experience. Here's what he thinks about the Articia "features":|
It's basically incompetent northbridge design.
No, that means the HW is a Piece Of Shit !
Cache coherency is a basic feature of anything claiming to be used as a
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|What a PPC linux kernel hacker thinks about the Articia : Comment 39 of 68||ANN.lu|
|Posted by coldfire on 15-Jun-2004 13:26 GMT|
|In reply to Comment 30 (Johan Rönnblom):|
What I got from that article was the problem with the articia deals with how Linux does DMA. If another procedure was used it might not be such a penalty.
Is this wrong?
I ask this as a serious "technical" question.
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