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Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v0] spapr: Restore support for older PowerPC CPU

From: Thomas Huth
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v0] spapr: Restore support for older PowerPC CPU cores
Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:13:21 +0200
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On 28.06.2016 17:05, Bharata B Rao wrote:
> Introduction of core based CPU hotplug for PowerPC sPAPR didn't
> add support for 970 and POWER5+ based core types. Add support for
> the same.
> Signed-off-by: Bharata B Rao <address@hidden>
> ---
> - There are few other variants of 970, like 970fx etc for which I have not
>   added core types since I am not sure if they fall under sPAPR category.

At least the 970MP was used in IBM's JS21 blade server which was also a
sPAPR based system, so you might at least want to add that CPU, too.

If I get https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PowerPC_970#PowerPC_970FX right,
the 970FX has only been used in Apple computers, so it's likely not
needed to add support for these FX CPUs.


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