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Re: [Xen-devel] [RFC PATCH 11/13] cpufreq: add xen-cpufreq driver

On Tue, 7 Oct 2014, Jan Beulich wrote:
> >>> On 07.10.14 at 16:19, <oleksandr.dmytryshyn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > This driver uses Dom0 to change frequencies on CPUs
> In which case its name should be dom0-cpufreq. But I very much
> question a model where it is not the hypervisor controlling aspects
> of physical CPUs.

Me too, however we had a long discussion (see
CAN58jiuVOJMX2-U=Odqrjtr1agNPSRnS1nXURYitc8AC8FgH3g@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx) and
Oleksandr and others thought that it would require too much drivers code
to change cpu frequency directly in Xen on ARM
(CAH_mUMNQLHeOWFC_SNB_8BjBz9rOs=moYOUFFhtOXo_WPZTa7w@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx and

They might be right.

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