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[Xen-devel] [PATCH] xen/spinlock: Document the xen_nopvspin parameter.

Which disables in the ticketlock slowpath the Xen PV optimization's.
Useful for diagnosing issues and comparing benchmarks in
over-commit CPU scenarios.

Signed-off-by: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <konrad.wilk@xxxxxxxxxx>
 Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt 
index 7f9d4f5..b958912 100644
--- a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
@@ -3412,6 +3412,10 @@ bytes respectively. Such letter suffixes can also be 
entirely omitted.
                                the unplug protocol
                        never -- do not unplug even if version check succeeds
+       xen_nopvspin    [X86,XEN]
+                       Disables the ticketlock slowpath using Xen PV
+                       optimizations.
        xirc2ps_cs=     [NET,PCMCIA]

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