Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 213964
Xen needs oprofile updates for Intel CORE microarchitecture
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:36 EST
Description of problem:
Under Xen, oprofile does not understand current CORE cpus. Upstream patch
proposal for this is at:
Upstream took the patch: xen-unstable.hg cset 12478:ca9b569ffb63
Patch appears to be low-risk, as it merely adds extra cases for the cpuids
returned by newer processors.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release. Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release. This request is not yet committed for
QE ack for RHEL5. Bug in new feature/funtion.
A package has been built which should help the problem described in
this bug report. This report is therefore being closed with a resolution
of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the solution does
not work for you.