[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4] libs/power: add p-state driver compatibility

Thomas Monjalon thomas at monjalon.net
Fri Dec 21 01:34:47 CET 2018

20/12/2018 15:43, Liang Ma:
> Previously, in order to use the power library, it was necessary
> for the user to disable the intel_pstate driver by adding
> “intel_pstate=disable” to the kernel command line for the system,
> which causes the acpi_cpufreq driver to be loaded in its place.
> This patch adds the ability for the power library use the intel-pstate
> driver.
> It adds a new suite of functions behind the current power library API,
> and will seamlessly set up the user facing API function pointers to
> the relevant functions depending on whether the system is running with
> acpi_cpufreq kernel driver, intel_pstate kernel driver or in a guest,
> using kvm. The library API and ABI is unchanged.
> Signed-off-by: Liang Ma <liang.j.ma at intel.com>
> Reviewed-by: Anatoly Burakov <anatoly.burakov at intel.com>
> Acked-by: David Hunt <david.hunt at intel.com>

Applied, thanks

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