Adding "barcelona" as a variant of amdfam10 architecture
Thu Mar 22 21:16:00 GMT 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Richard Henderson [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Friday, March 09, 2007 11:05 AM
> To: rajagopal, dwarak
> Cc: email@example.com; Meissner, Michael; Harle, Christophe
> Subject: Re: Adding "barcelona" as a variant of amdfam10 architecture
> On Fri, Mar 09, 2007 at 09:49:07AM -0600, rajagopal, dwarak wrote:
> > The attached patch adds barcelona (It is the official code name for
> > amdfam10 architecture) as a variant of amdfam10 architecture.
> We havn't yet shipped the "amdfam10" name; which of the two names
> do we want to keep?
I've talked to several of the people within AMD, and AMDFAM10 is used in
a lot of places, including the Linux kernel. Barcelona is the marketing
name that we are now using. If we can only have one name, I would vote
for amdfam10. Ideally, I would like to have barcelona as a synonym for
amdfam10, much like you can say -mtune=k8 or -mtune=opteron.
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